Pensacola High School

  • Pensacola High School serves 1,440 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pensacola High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Pensacola High School's student population of 1,440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pensacola High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Pensacola High School is 0.68, 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#2349 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
46%
22%
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White
32%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pensacola High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.680.70
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Graduation Rate
82%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscambia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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