Biscayne High School

Biscayne High School serves 134 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Biscayne High School's student population of 134 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students134 students
This chart display total students of Biscayne High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Biscayne High School
Total Classroom Teachers (13-14)6 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Biscayne High School by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Biscayne High School is 0.45, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
<50%
59%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
≤10%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Biscayne High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
4%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Biscayne High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
71%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Biscayne High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
23%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Biscayne High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Biscayne High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Biscayne High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.450.70
This chart display the diversity score of Biscayne High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
40-44%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Biscayne High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Biscayne High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Biscayne High School is Youth Development Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Highlands Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Highlands Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 817 students
    0.4 miles
    10913 Pine Estates Rd E
    Jacksonville, FL 32218
    (904) 696-8771
    0.4 6-8 817
  • Jacksonville Pine Estates Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 277 students
    0.4 miles
    10741 Pine Estates Rd E
    Jacksonville, FL 32218
    (904) 696-8767
    0.4 PK-5 277
  • Jacksonville Youth Development Center Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 41 students
    0.4 miles
    3015 Parental Home Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32216
    (904) 696-8771
    0.4 K-12 41
  • Jacksonville Highlands Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    1.0 miles
    1000 Depaul Dr
    Jacksonville, FL 32218
    (904) 696-8754
    1 PK-5 457
  • Jacksonville Garden City Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    1.1 miles
    2814 Dunn Ave
    Jacksonville, FL 32218
    (904) 924-3130
    1.1 PK-5 430

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