Samuel W. Wolfson High School

7000 Powers Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32217
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 901 students in grades 9-12, Samuel W. Wolfson High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 901 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in FL)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • : 75% (Top 10%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Samuel W. Wolfson High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Samuel W. Wolfson High School's student population of 901 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
901 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Samuel W. Wolfson High School ranks within the top 30% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Samuel W. Wolfson High School is 0.61, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#893 out of 3704 schools
(Top 30%)
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56%
52%
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75%
52%
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65-69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Samuel W. Wolfson High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
36%
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Black
23%
21%
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White
57%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.61
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≥95%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Samuel W. Wolfson High School's ranking?
Samuel W. Wolfson High School is ranked #893 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Samuel W. Wolfson High School often compared to?
Samuel W. Wolfson High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Paxon School/advanced Studies, Stanton College Preparatory by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 75% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Samuel W. Wolfson High School?
The graduation rate of Samuel W. Wolfson High School is 95%, which is higher than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend Samuel W. Wolfson High School?
901 students attend Samuel W. Wolfson High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Samuel W. Wolfson High School students are White, 23% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Samuel W. Wolfson High School?
Samuel W. Wolfson High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Samuel W. Wolfson High School offer ?
Samuel W. Wolfson High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Samuel W. Wolfson High School part of?
Samuel W. Wolfson High School is part of Duval School District.
In what neighborhood is Samuel W. Wolfson High School located?
Samuel W. Wolfson High School is located in the San Jose neighborhood of Jacksonville, FL. There are 4 other public schools located in San Jose.

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First day of school
August 12, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 901 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • : 75% (Top 10%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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