South County Career Center

  • South County Career Center serves 186 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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South County Career Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • South County Career Center's student population of 186 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South County Career Center's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South County Career Center is 0.65, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2653 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
47%
32%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
32%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South County Career Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.46
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Graduation Rate10-14%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South County Career Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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