Brandon High School

  • Brandon High School serves 1,945 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Brandon High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Brandon High School's student population of 1,945 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 111 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,945 students
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Total Classroom Teachers111 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brandon High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brandon High School is 0.70, which is equal to 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)#2596 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
33%
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Black
23%
22%
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White
36%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brandon High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.700.70
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Graduation Rate
92%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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