New Horizons

New Horizons serves 13 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 68%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

New Horizons places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

New Horizons's student population of 13 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students13 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of New Horizons
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of New Horizons by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of New Horizons is 0.71, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
21-39%
68%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Horizons 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of New Horizons and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
31%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in New Horizons and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
23%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Horizons and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
38%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Horizons and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in New Horizons and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Horizons. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.710.70
This chart display the diversity score of New Horizons and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(15-16)
<50%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of New Horizons and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Horizons and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
4%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Horizons is Mulberry Senior High School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mulberry Middle School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingsford Elementary School (8.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mulberry Kingsford Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
    8.6 miles
    1400 Dean St
    Mulberry, FL 33860
    (863) 701-1054
    8.6 PK-5 622
  • Mulberry Purcell Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
    9.0 miles
    305 1st Ave Ne
    Mulberry, FL 33860
    (863) 701-1061
    9 PK-5 493
  • Mulberry Mulberry Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,160 student
    9.4 miles
    500 Dr Mlk Jr Ave Se
    Mulberry, FL 33860
    (863) 701-1066
    9.4 6-8 1,160
  • Mulberry Mulberry Senior High School Math: 53% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,127 student
    9.5 miles
    4 4th Circle Ne
    Mulberry, FL 33860
    (863) 701-1104
    9.5 9-12 1,127
  • Lithia Pinecrest Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
    11.3 miles
    7950 Lithia Pinecrest Rd
    Lithia, FL 33547
    (813) 744-8164
    11.3 PK-5 576

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