Hernando County Jail

Hernando County Jail serves 5 students in grades 8-12.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Hernando County Jail's student population of 5 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students5 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hernando County Jail
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Hernando County Jail is 0.48, 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)
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
40%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hernando County Jail and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hernando County Jail and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
60%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hernando County Jail and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hernando County Jail and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hernando County Jail. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.480.70
This chart display the diversity score of Hernando County Jail and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
<50%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Hernando County Jail and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHernando School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hernando County Jail is Nature Coast Technical High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Powell Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chocachatti Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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