New Smyrna Beach High School

New Smyrna Beach High School serves 1,878 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
New Smyrna Beach High School operates within the Volusia School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1878 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,878 students
New Smyrna Beach High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 108 teachers
New Smyrna Beach High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade New Smyrna Beach High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 17:1 15:1
New Smyrna Beach High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
New Smyrna Beach High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
28%
New Smyrna Beach High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
23%
New Smyrna Beach High School Black (1988-2012)
White
82%
43%
New Smyrna Beach High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups New Smyrna Beach High School Sch Ethnicity New Smyrna Beach 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.
0.32 0.45
New Smyrna Beach 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.
35%
49%
New Smyrna Beach 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.
8%
8%
New Smyrna Beach High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Volusia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
93
23
Number of Students Managed 65,430 9,989
Volusia School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 64% 70%
Volusia School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $628 MM $138 MM
Volusia School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $692 MM $159 MM
Volusia School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,959 $13,793
Volusia School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,976 $15,882
Volusia 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 Spruce Creek High School (9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is New Smyrna Beach Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Read-pattillo Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New Smyrna Beach New Smyrna Beach Middle School
    1200 South Myrtle Ave
    New Smyrna Beach , FL , 32168
    (386)426-7450
    0.5  mi  |  1266  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • New Smyrna Beach Read-pattillo Elementary School
    400 Sixth St
    New Smyrna Beach , FL , 32168
    (386)426-7400
    0.8  mi  |  428  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Edgewater Edgewater Public School
    801 South Old County Rd
    Edgewater , FL , 32132
    (386)426-7300
    1.7  mi  |  620  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New Smyrna Beach Chisholm Elementary School
    557 Ronnoc Ln
    New Smyrna Beach , FL , 32168
    (386)426-7340
    2  mi  |  372  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New Smyrna Beach Coronado Beach Elementary School
    3550 Michigan Ave
    New Smyrna Beach , FL , 32169
    (386)426-7425
    3.1  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Public or Private? Which School is Best for Your Child?
Should your child attend a public or private school? A tough question indeed! Public and private schools have many benefits for children and their families, yet they both have drawbacks as well. In this article, learn about the pros and cons of each to help make your decision to go public or private an easier one.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Volusia 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 0.46, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Volusia County is Volusia School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.