A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School

  • A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School serves 1,147 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School's student population of 1,147 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#19 out of 3650 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
33%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
44%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.70
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFau Lab School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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