Horizons Academy

Horizons Academy serves 215 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Horizons Academy 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Horizons Academy's student population of 215 students has declined by 59% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Horizons Academy 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 Horizons Academy is 0.67, 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
#3531 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
43%
33%
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Black
31%
22%
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White
23%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.70
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Graduation Rate
30-34%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horizons Academy is Southeast High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Louise R. Johnson Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frances Wakeland Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bradenton Frances Wakeland Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    0.1 miles
    1812 27th St E
    Bradenton, FL 34208
    (941) 741-3358
    0.1 PK-5 435
  • Bradenton Louise R. Johnson Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 525 students
    0.6 miles
    2121 26th Ave E
    Bradenton, FL 34208
    (941) 741-3344
    0.6 6-8 525
  • Bradenton Samoset Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 626 students
    1.1 miles
    3300 19th St E
    Bradenton, FL 34208
    (941) 708-6400
    1.1 PK-5 626
  • Bradenton Manatee Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    1.3 miles
    1609 6th Ave E
    Bradenton, FL 34208
    (941) 741-3319
    1.3 PK-5 478
  • Bradenton Southeast High School Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,681 student
    1.5 miles
    1200 37th Ave E
    Bradenton, FL 34208
    (941) 741-3366
    1.5 9-12 1,681

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