Edgewood Jr/sr High School

180 E Merritt Ave
Merritt Island, FL 32953
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Edgewood Jr/sr High School serves 943 students in grades 7-12.
Edgewood Jr/sr High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (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 97% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Edgewood Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Edgewood Jr/sr High School's student population of 943 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008, 2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students943 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Edgewood Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Edgewood Jr/sr High School is 0.42, 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
#4 out of 3633 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
75%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.70
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edgewood Jr/sr High School is Merritt Island High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mila Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Merritt Island Mila Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 492 students
    0.3 miles
    288 W Merritt Ave
    Merritt Island, FL 32953
    (321) 454-1070
    0.3 PK-6 492
  • Merritt Island Merritt Island High School Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,569 student
    1.0 miles
    100 Mustang Way
    Merritt Island, FL 32953
    (321) 454-1000
    1 9-12 1,569
  • Merritt Island Tropical Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 796 students
    1.4 miles
    885 S Courtenay Pkwy
    Merritt Island, FL 32952
    (321) 454-1080
    1.4 PK-6 796
  • Merritt Island Audubon Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 566 students
    2.0 miles
    1201 N Banana River Dr
    Merritt Island, FL 32952
    (321) 452-2085
    2 PK-6 566
  • Rockledge Rockledge Senior High School Math: 36% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,533 student
    2.0 miles
    220 Raider Rd
    Rockledge, FL 32955
    (321) 636-3711
    2 9-12 1,533

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