Ponce De Leon High School

Ponce De Leon High School serves 332 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Ponce De Leon High School operates within the Holmes School District.

School Overview

The student population of 332 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 332 students
Ponce De Leon High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ponce De Leon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Ponce De Leon High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ponce De Leon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Ponce De Leon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
30%
Ponce De Leon High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
94%
41%
Ponce De Leon High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Ponce De Leon High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.45
Ponce De Leon High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
52%
Ponce De Leon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Ponce De Leon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Holmes School District's student population of 3,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,039 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,794 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Holmes School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
22
Number of Students Managed 3,341 10,137
Holmes School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $132 MM
Holmes School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $140 MM
Holmes School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,039 $11,888
Holmes School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,794 $12,571
Holmes School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Walton Academy, Inc. (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walton Academy, Inc. (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ponce De Leon Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ponce De LeonPonce De Leon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 328 students
    0 miles
    1473 Ammons Rd
    Ponce De LeonFL 32455
    (850)836-4296
    0PK-5328
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Academy, Inc.Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 188 students
    8.3 miles
    389 Dorsey Ave
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-3999
    8.36-12188
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Virtual Franchise
    Grades: 6-12 | 8 students
    8.4 miles
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1100
    8.46-128
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Virtual School Full Time
    Grades: KG-12
    8.4 miles
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1100
    8.4KG-12n/a
  • Defuniak SpringsChautauqua Learn And Serve At The Arc Of Walton Co High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: 12 | 11 students
    9.1 miles
    286 Gene Hurley
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-5013
    9.11211

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