Top 10 Best Gainesville Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 19 public high schools serving 8,282 students in Gainesville, FL. The top ranked public high schools in Gainesville, FL are P.k. Yonge Developmental Research School, F. W. Buchholz High School and Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Gainesville, FL public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Florida public high school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 54% statewide average). High schools in Gainesville have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Florida public high schools.
Gainesville, FL public high school have a Graduation Rate of 89%, which is more than the Florida average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is P.k. Yonge Developmental Research School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Florida or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public high school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Best Gainesville, FL Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
P.k. Yonge Developmental Research School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1080 Sw 11th St
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 392-1554
Grades: K-12
| 1,153 students
Rank: #22.
F. W. Buchholz High School
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
5510 Nw 27th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 955-6702
Grades: 9-12
| 2,290 students
Rank: #33.
Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
3000 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 955-6839
Grades: 6-12
| 280 students
Rank: #44.
Abraham Lincoln Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1001 Se 12th St
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 955-6711
Grades: 6-9
| 692 students
Rank: #55.
Alachua Eschool (virtual Franchise)
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
620 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-7700
Grades: 6-12
| 85 students
Rank: #66.
Gainesville High School
Magnet School
Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1900 Nw 13th St
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 955-6707
Grades: 9-12
| 1,877 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Alachua Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3436 Ne 39th Ave Ste 3
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 955-7634
Grades: 7-12
| 22 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Amikids
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6815 Sw Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 466-0543
Grades: 6-12
| 33 students
Rank: #99.
Resilience Charter School Inc
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1717 Ne 9th St
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 226-8675
Grades: 6-12
| 87 students
Rank: #1010.
Eastside High School
Magnet School
Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1201 Se 43rd St
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 955-6704
Grades: 9-12
| 1,284 students
Rank: #1111.
Siatech Gainesville
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7022 Nw 10th Pl
Gainesville, FL 32605
(352) 333-7952
Grades: 9-12
| 127 students
Rank: #1212.
Pace
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1010 Se 4th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 374-8799
Grades: 6-12
| 43 students
Rank: #1313.
Sidney Lanier Center
Alternative School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
312 Nw 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-6841
Grades: K-12
| 163 students
A.quinn Jones Center
Alternative School
1108 Nw 7th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-6840
Grades: 6-12
| 93 students
Alachua County Jail
Alternative School
3333 Ne 39th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 955-2160
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center
Alternative School
3436 Ne 39th Ave Ste 3
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 955-7895
Grades: 6-12
| 26 students
620 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-7444
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Hospital Homebound
Special Education School
1817 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 955-7671
Grades: K-12
| 27 students
1080 Sw 11th St
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 392-1554
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Gainesville, Florida

Gainesville, Florida Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
0620 E University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-788
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2209 Nw 13th St
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 379-2902
Grades: 7-12
| 234 students
620 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-7589
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
312 Nw 16th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-6841
Grades: K-5
| 65 students
1108 Nw 7th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-6840
Grades: K-6
| 37 students
2106 Ne 8th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 955-6703
Grades: K-5
| 217 students
620 E University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-7050
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
3600 Ne 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32069
(352) 955-6875
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1717 Ne 9 St
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 367-4369
Grades: 6-8
| 113 students
2802 Ne 8th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 955-7250
Grades: 6-12
| 75 students
125 Nw 23rd Ave Ste 3
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 381-1900
Grades: 1-5
| 67 students
3930 Ne 15 Street
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 336-4777
Grades: 2-5
| 46 students
620 E University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-7880
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
620 E University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 955-7300
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
908 Se Williston Road
Gainesville, FL 32641
(352) 692-3773
Grades: 6-8
| 30 students
1000 Ne 16th Ave Bldg C
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 375-8838
Grades: 6-8
| 70 students
1000 Ne 16th Ave Bldg D, Bldg
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 375-8838
Grades: K-5
| 120 students
3501 Ne 12 St
Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 373-2747
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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