Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School

  • Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School serves 1,004 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 71% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

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 1,004 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,004 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School is 0.38, 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 School Rank (16-17)#970 out of 3650 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
78%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.380.70
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrevard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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