Olympic Heights Community High School

20101 Lyons Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Olympic Heights Community High School serves 2,023 students in grades 9-12.
Olympic Heights Community High School placed in the top 50% 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 61% (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 66% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Olympic Heights Community High School's student population of 2,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 121 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,023 students
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Total Classroom Teachers121 teachers
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School Rankings

Olympic Heights Community High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Olympic Heights Community High School is 0.65, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1218 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
33%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
47%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.70
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Graduation Rate
98%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Olympic Heights Community High School is Spanish River Community High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eagles Landing Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whispering Pines Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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