Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School

  • Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School serves 1,102 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School's student population of 1,102 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,102 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
32%
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Black
1%
23%
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White
76%
39%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.400.46
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrevard School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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