Seminole High School

  • Seminole High School serves 3,189 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Seminole High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Seminole High School operates within the Seminole School District.
  • Seminole School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the Florida state average of 82%.

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School Overview

  • Seminole High School's student population of 3189 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 170 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,189 students
Seminole High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Seminole High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers170 teachers
Seminole High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeSeminole High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Seminole High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Seminole High School is 0.71, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Seminole High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
10%
3%
Seminole High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
20%
32%
Seminole High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
26%
23%
Seminole High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
42%
39%
Seminole High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Seminole High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSeminole High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.710.46
Seminole High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
90%
82%
Seminole High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
48%
Seminole High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
Seminole High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Seminole High School is Seminole School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Seminole School District's student population of 66,996 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 79% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,799 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,870 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSeminole School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    76
    22
    Number of Students Managed66,99610,175
    Seminole School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    61%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate
    88%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$567 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$572 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,799$12,987
    District Spending / Student$8,870$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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