Lake Gibson Senior High School

  • Lake Gibson Senior High School serves 1,831 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Lake Gibson Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Lake Gibson Senior High School's student population of 1,831 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,831 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Gibson Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Gibson Senior High School is 0.65, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2987 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Gibson 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
32%
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Black
23%
22%
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White
49%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Gibson Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.46
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Graduation Rate
83%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Gibson Senior 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 NamePolk School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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