1741 Francis St
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Mt. Herman Ese Center serves 150 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Mt. Herman Ese Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Mt. Herman Ese Center's student population of 150 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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Last Day of School (Fourth, Nine-Week Period Ends)
May 27, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Mt. Herman Ese Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mt. Herman Ese Center is 0.57, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3611 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
33%
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Black
60%
22%
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White
26%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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