Highridge Family Center

  • Highridge Family Center serves 37 students in grades 3-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Highridge Family Center 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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Highridge Family Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Highridge Family Center's student population of 37 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students37 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highridge Family Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highridge Family Center is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Highridge Family Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highridge Family Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
30%
32%
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Black
33%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highridge Family Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
27%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highridge Family Center and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highridge Family Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.730.46
This chart display the diversity score of Highridge Family Center and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highridge Family Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highridge Family Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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