Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts

  • Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts serves 1,396 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts's student population of 1,396 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts is 0.64, which is less 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 Testing Rank#48 out of 3633 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
33%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
55%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.70
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Graduation Rate≥99%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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