Mt. Herman Ese Center

1741 Francis St
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Mt. Herman Ese Center serves 105 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 105 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mt. Herman Ese Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Mt. Herman Ese Center's student population of 105 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
105 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Mt. Herman Ese Center is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mt. Herman Ese Center is 0.62, 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
#2780 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
36%
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Black
56%
21%
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White
25%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
6%
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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 Mt. Herman Ese Center's ranking?
Mt. Herman Ese Center is ranked #2780 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mt. Herman Ese Center?
The graduation rate of Mt. Herman Ese Center is 50%, which is lower than the Florida state average of 89%.
How many students attend Mt. Herman Ese Center?
105 students attend Mt. Herman Ese Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Mt. Herman Ese Center students are Black, 25% of students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mt. Herman Ese Center?
Mt. Herman Ese Center has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Mt. Herman Ese Center offer ?
Mt. Herman Ese Center offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Mt. Herman Ese Center part of?
Mt. Herman Ese Center is part of Duval School District.

School Calendar

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Event
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: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 105 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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