University High School

University High School serves 2,989 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
University High School operates within the Orange School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is equal to the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 2989 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 132 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,989 students
University High School Total Students (1991-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
University High School Total Teachers (1991-2013)
Students by Grade University High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more 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 23:1 15:1
University High School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2013)
Asian
7%
3%
University High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
51%
28%
University High School Black Students (1991-2013)
Black
12%
23%
University High School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
28%
42%
University High School White Students (1991-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
University High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups University 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.
0.65 0.45
University High School Diversity Score (1991-2013)
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.
46%
51%
University High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
8%
7%
University High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 190,131 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,511 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,663 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
255
22
Number of Students Managed 190,131 9,797
Orange School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 70% 70%
Orange School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,811 MM $138 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,837 MM $159 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,511 $13,793
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,663 $15,882
Orange 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 East Orlando Education Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is University Behavioral Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverdale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OrlandoEast Orlando Education Center
    Alternative School
    1900 North Alafaya Trl
    OrlandoFL 32826
    (407)241-4700
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 16 students                      
  • OrlandoRiverdale Elementary School
    11301 Lokanotosa Trl
    OrlandoFL 32817
    (407)737-1400
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 655 students                      
  • OrlandoUcp East Charter
    Special Education School
    Charter School
    12702 Science Dr
    OrlandoFL 32826
    (407)281-0441
    Special Education School
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 212 students                      
  • OrlandoUniversity Behavioral Center
    Alternative School
    2500 Discovery Dr
    OrlandoFL 32826
    (407)281-7000
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 86 students                      
  • OrlandoEinstein Montessori Academy Charter
    Charter School
    10301 Colonial Dr
    OrlandoFL 32817
    (321)631-9876
    Charter School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 3-8 | 40 students                      

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