Lavilla School Of The Arts

501 N Davis St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lavilla School Of The Arts serves 958 students in grades 6-8.
Lavilla School Of The Arts placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 958 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lavilla School Of The Arts ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Lavilla School Of The Arts's student population of 958 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
958 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Lavilla School Of The Arts is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lavilla School Of The Arts is 0.65, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#722 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
36%
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Black
34%
21%
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White
48%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lavilla School Of The Arts's ranking?
Lavilla School Of The Arts is ranked #722 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Lavilla School Of The Arts often compared to?
Lavilla School Of The Artsis often viewed alongside schools like Julia Landon College Preparatory & Leadership Development School, James Weldon Johnson College Prepartory Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Lavilla School Of The Arts?
958 students attend Lavilla School Of The Arts.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Lavilla School Of The Arts students are White, 34% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lavilla School Of The Arts?
Lavilla School Of The Arts has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Lavilla School Of The Arts offer ?
Lavilla School Of The Arts offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Lavilla School Of The Arts part of?
Lavilla School Of The Arts is part of Duval School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break - Schools and District Offices closed
March 18, 2024 (Monday)
Last day of school
May 31, 2024 (Friday)
Last day of school
May 31, 2024 (Friday)
First day of school
August 12, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 958 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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