Lawton Chiles High School

  • Lawton Chiles High School serves 2,011 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Lawton Chiles High School operates within the Leon School District.
  • Leon School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,011 students
Lawton Chiles High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Lawton Chiles High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Lawton Chiles High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Lawton Chiles High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 16:1
Lawton Chiles High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
Lawton Chiles High School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
5%
31%
Lawton Chiles High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
10%
23%
Lawton Chiles High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
79%
40%
Lawton Chiles High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lawton Chiles High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Lawton Chiles High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lawton Chiles High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.46
Lawton Chiles High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
53%
Lawton Chiles High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Lawton Chiles High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

  • Leon School District's student population of 33,601 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,778 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,014 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Leon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
22
Number of Students Managed 33,601 10,184
Leon School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 71%
Leon School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $330 MM $122 MM
Leon School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $338 MM $125 MM
Leon School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,778 $12,021
Leon School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,014 $12,230
Leon School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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