Olympic Heights Community High School

  • Olympic Heights Community High School serves 2,018 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Olympic Heights Community High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Olympic Heights Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Olympic Heights Community High School's student population of 2,018 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,018 students
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Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olympic Heights Community High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olympic Heights Community High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1407 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Olympic Heights Community 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
31%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Olympic Heights Community High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
14%
23%
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White
48%
40%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Olympic Heights Community High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.46
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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