Wekiva High School

Wekiva High School serves 2,263 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Wekiva High School operates within the Orange School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 2263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,263 students
Wekiva High School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Wekiva High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Wekiva High School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Wekiva High School Student 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 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Wekiva High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Wekiva High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
24%
30%
Wekiva High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
42%
23%
Wekiva High School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
29%
41%
Wekiva High School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Wekiva High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wekiva 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.
0.69 0.46
Wekiva High School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
56%
52%
Wekiva High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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%
6%
Wekiva High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 187,092 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,426 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,341 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
257
22
Number of Students Managed 187,092 10,137
Orange School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Orange School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,806 MM $132 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,792 MM $140 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,426 $11,888
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,341 $12,571
Orange School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Amikids Orlando (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Piedmont Lakes Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeville Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • ApopkaPiedmont Lakes Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1214 students2601 Lakeville Rd
    ApopkaFL 32703
    (407)884-2265
    0.36-81214
  • ApopkaLakeville Elementary School
    2 Negative Reviews
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 879 students2015 Lakeville Rd
    ApopkaFL 32703
    (407)814-6110
    0.7PK-5879
  • ApopkaAmikids Orlando
    Alternative School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 42 students1461 South Lake Pleasant Rd
    ApopkaFL 32703
    (407)886-5405
    1.36-1242
  • OrlandoClarcona Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 1055 students8723 Hackney Prairie Rd
    OrlandoFL 32818
    (407)884-2220
    2PK-51055
  • OrlandoAdolescent Substance Abuse Program High School
    Alternative School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 9-125600 Clarcona Ocoee Rd
    OrlandoFL 32810
    (407)521-2495
    2.29-12n/a

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