Okeechobee High School

2800 Us Highway 441 N
Okeechobee, FL 34972
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,635 students in grades 9-12, Okeechobee High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,635 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 85% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Okeechobee High School's student population of 1,635 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,635 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
79 teachers
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School Rankings

Okeechobee High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Okeechobee High School 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#2880 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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33%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Okeechobee 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 2021-22 school year data.
40%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Okeechobee 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 2021-22 school year data.
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Okeechobee High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
16:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
43%
36%
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Black
7%
21%
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White
44%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Okeechobee High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Okeechobee High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Okeechobee High School's ranking?
Okeechobee High School is ranked #2880 out of 3,704 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?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Okeechobee High School?
The graduation rate of Okeechobee High School is 85%, which is lower than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend Okeechobee High School?
1,635 students attend Okeechobee High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Okeechobee High School students are White, 43% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Okeechobee High School?
Okeechobee High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Okeechobee High School offer ?
Okeechobee High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Okeechobee High School part of?
Okeechobee High School is part of Okeechobee School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,635 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • : 85% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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