Matanzas High School

  • Matanzas High School serves 1,638 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Matanzas High School's student population of 1,638 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,638 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Matanzas High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Matanzas High School is 0.54, 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#1224 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Matanzas 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Matanzas 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 Ratio23:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
32%
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Black
10%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Matanzas High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Matanzas High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matanzas High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.540.46
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Graduation Rate
83%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Matanzas High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlagler School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Teachers and administrative staff alike are complacent and lackadaisical at times. They are prejudice and give preferrence to people they know and do not motivate minority kids. They will chance your child's class schedule to how they think the child "can/ should function" because it is more convenient not wanting to deal with them.
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