Kathleen Senior High School

1100 Red Devil Way
Lakeland, FL 33815
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 2,057 students in grades 9-12, Kathleen Senior High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,057 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • : 75% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kathleen Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Kathleen Senior High School's student population of 2,057 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,057 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
92 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Kathleen Senior High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kathleen Senior High School is 0.69, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#3433 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Kathleen Senior High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
17%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kathleen Senior High School 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 2021-22 school year data.
31%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kathleen Senior High School 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 2021-22 school year data.
53%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Kathleen Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
39%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Kathleen Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
25%
21%
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White
32%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.69
This chart displays the diversity score of Kathleen Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
75%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Kathleen Senior High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kathleen Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kathleen Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kathleen Senior High School's ranking?
Kathleen Senior High School is ranked #3433 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Kathleen Senior High School often compared to?
Kathleen Senior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lake Gibson Senior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Kathleen Senior High School?
The graduation rate of Kathleen Senior High School is 75%, which is lower than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend Kathleen Senior High School?
2,057 students attend Kathleen Senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Kathleen Senior High School students are Hispanic, 32% of students are White, 25% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kathleen Senior High School?
Kathleen Senior High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Kathleen Senior High School offer ?
Kathleen Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Kathleen Senior High School part of?
Kathleen Senior High School is part of Polk School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,057 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • : 75% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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