Jupiter High School

  • Jupiter High School serves 2,867 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jupiter High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 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 Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Jupiter High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Jupiter High School's student population of 2,867 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 156 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,867 students
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Total Classroom Teachers156 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jupiter High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jupiter High School is 0.46, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#694 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
32%
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Black
5%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jupiter High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
71%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jupiter High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.460.70
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jupiter High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 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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