Nova High School

3600 College Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Nova High School serves 2,182 students in grades 9-12.
Nova High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Nova High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Nova High School's student population of 2,182 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
96 teachers
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School Rankings

Nova High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Nova High School is 0.66, 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
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1008 out of 3628 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
33%
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Black
51%
22%
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White
17%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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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 (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20%)

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