Lawton Chiles High School

Lawton Chiles High School serves 1,919 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Lawton Chiles High School operates within the Leon School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1919 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,919 students
Lawton Chiles High School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Lawton Chiles High School Total Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Lawton Chiles High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Lawton Chiles High School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Lawton Chiles High School Asian Students (2000-2013)
Hispanic
5%
28%
Lawton Chiles High School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
9%
23%
Lawton Chiles High School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
80%
42%
Lawton Chiles High School White Students (2000-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Lawton Chiles High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lawton Chiles High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.45
Lawton Chiles High School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
51%
Lawton Chiles High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
7%
Lawton Chiles High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,784 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,128 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,261 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Leon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
22
Number of Students Managed 35,784 9,797
Leon School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 70%
Leon School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $329 MM $138 MM
Leon School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $366 MM $159 MM
Leon School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,128 $13,793
Leon School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,261 $15,882
Leon School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln High School (9.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William J Montford Iii Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Killearn Lakes Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tallahassee Killearn Lakes Elementary School
    8037 Deer Lake Dr East
    TallahasseeFL 32312
    (850)921-1265
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 914 students                      
  • Tallahassee Desoto Trail Elementary School
    5200 Tredington Park Dr
    TallahasseeFL 32309
    (850)488-4511
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 634 students                      
  • TallahasseeRoberts Elementary School
    5777 Centerville Rd
    TallahasseeFL 32309
    (850)488-0923
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 828 students                      
  • TallahasseeWilliam J Montford Iii Middle School
    5789 Pimlico Dr
    TallahasseeFL 32309
    (850)922-6011
    3.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1124 students                      
  • Tallahassee Deerlake Middle School
    9902 Deer Lk West
    TallahasseeFL 32312
    (850)922-6545
    3.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 950 students                      

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