Branford High School

405 Ne Reynolds St,

Branford, FL, 32008-2861

Tel: (386)935-5600
Grades: 5-12

659 students

Branford High School serves 659 students in grades 5-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Branford High School operates within the Suwannee School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 659 students
Branford High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Branford High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Branford High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Branford High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Branford High School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
7%
28%
Branford High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
3%
23%
Branford High School Black (1988-2012)
White
85%
43%
Branford High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Branford High School Sch Ethnicity Branford 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.
0.27 0.69
Branford High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
51%
49%
Branford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Branford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,231 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Suwannee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
20
Number of Students Managed 6,231 9,762
Suwannee School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $138 MM
Suwannee School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $159 MM
Suwannee School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $79,453 $13,793
Suwannee School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $73,918 $15,882
Suwannee School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fort White High School (12.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fort White High School (12.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Branford Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Branford Branford Elementary School
    26801 State Rd 247
    Branford , FL , 32008
    (386)935-5700
    0.4  mi  |  686  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort White Fort White Elementary School
    18119 Sw State Rd 47
    Fort White , FL , 32038
    (386)497-2301
    12.8  mi  |  702  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort White Fort White High School
    17828 Sw State Rd 47
    Fort White , FL , 32038
    (386)497-5952
    12.9  mi  |  1185  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Bell Bell Elementary School
    2771 East Bell Ave
    Bell , FL , 32619
    (352)463-3275
    15.1  mi  |  507  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Bell Bell High School
    Magnet School
    930 South Main St
    Bell , FL , 32619
    (352)463-3232
    Magnet School
    15.1  mi  |  724  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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  • Recommended September 28, 2013 - I have fun and learn a lot and I love all my teachers - Posted by Student/Alumni

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