Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School

  • Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School serves 280 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School's student population of 280 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School is 0.63, 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#1053 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
31%
22%
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White
52%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.70
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlachua School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School is Hospital Homebound (0.9 miles away)
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I go to loften and it the best school I've ever attended. the teachers are amazing. Every class is small and loften is great for hands on learning. No one is ever ignored. schools never boring. I hate missing school now, when I attended other schools id do ANYTHING to stay home or skip school but not anymore.
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