Ponte Vedra High School

  • Ponte Vedra High School serves 1,629 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ponte Vedra High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Ponte Vedra High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Ponte Vedra High School's student population of 1,629 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ponte Vedra High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ponte Vedra High School is 0.19, which is less 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#124 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
31%
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Black
1%
23%
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White
90%
40%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ponte Vedra High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.190.46
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Graduation Rate
97%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Johns School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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