Jay High School

Jay High School serves 458 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Jay High School operates within the Santa Rosa School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 458 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Jay High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jay High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 21:1 15:1
Jay High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
1%
28%
White
96%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Jay High School Sch Ethnicity Jay High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.45
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.
31%
49%
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.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,732 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Santa Rosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
23
Number of Students Managed 32,732 9,989
Santa Rosa School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 70%
Santa Rosa School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $138 MM
Santa Rosa School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $233 MM $159 MM
Santa Rosa School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,662 $13,793
Santa Rosa School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,189 $15,882
Santa Rosa School 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 Escambia Co Alternative School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Escambia Co Alternative School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jay Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JayJay Elementary School
    13833 Alabama St
    JayFL 32565
    (850)675-4554
    0 mi | 446 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • FlomatonFlomaton Elementary School
    1634 Poplar St
    FlomatonAL 36441
    (251)296-3991
    8 mi | 352 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • FlomatonEscambia Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    21280 Hwy 31
    FlomatonAL 36441
    (251)296-4113
    Alternative School

    8.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • FlomatonFlomaton High School
    21200 Hwy 31
    FlomatonAL 36441
    (251)296-2627
    8.1 mi | 414 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • BrewtonMccall Junior High School
    3975 Old Hwy 31
    BrewtonAL 36426
    (251)867-4070
    8.3 mi | 206 students | Gr. KG-9                      

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Did You Know?
Santa Rosa County, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.27, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Santa Rosa County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.