Lakeland Senior High School

726 Hollingsworth Rd
Lakeland, FL 33801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Lakeland Senior High School serves 2,125 students in grades 9-12.
Lakeland Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lakeland Senior High School's student population of 2,125 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 117 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers117 teachers
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School Comparison

Lakeland Senior High School is ranked within the top 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 Lakeland Senior High School is 0.66, 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
#1773 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
33%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
49%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.70
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lakeland Senior High School is Polk Full Time Eschool (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeland Montessori Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Philip O'brien Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeland Philip O'brien Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
    0.3 miles
    1225 Lime St E
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-2950
    0.3 PK-5 667
  • Lakeland Lakeland Montessori Middle School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 60 students
    0.4 miles
    800 Palmetto St E
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 608-3194
    0.4 6-8 60
  • Lakeland Magnolia Montessori Academy Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 98 students
    1.1 miles
    1540 New Jersey
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863) 797-4991
    1.1 K-6 98
  • Lakeland Lawton Chiles Middle Academy Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 651 students
    1.3 miles
    400 Florida Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-2742
    1.3 6-8 651
  • Lakeland Mckeel Elementary Academy Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 588 students
    1.3 miles
    411 Florida Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-1287
    1.3 K-6 588

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