Hernando High School

700 Bell Ave
Brooksville, FL 34601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hernando High School serves 1,207 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hernando High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hernando High School's student population of 1,207 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Hernando High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hernando High School is 0.47, 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
#2710 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
71%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.70
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Graduation Rate
86%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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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 and middle school to Hernando High School is Endeavor Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooksville Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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