South Sumter High School

  • South Sumter High School serves 1,056 students in grades 2-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • South Sumter High School operates within the Sumter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1056 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-12
Total Students 1,056 students
South Sumter High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % South Sumter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
South Sumter High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade South Sumter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
South Sumter High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
South Sumter High School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
15%
31%
South Sumter High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
23%
South Sumter High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
74%
40%
South Sumter High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
South Sumter High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
South Sumter High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups South Sumter High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.46
South Sumter High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
54%
53%
South Sumter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
South Sumter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sumter School District's student population of 8,307 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,358 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,362 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Sumter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
22
Number of Students Managed 8,307 10,184
Sumter School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $122 MM
Sumter School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $78 MM $125 MM
Sumter School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,358 $12,021
Sumter School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,362 $12,230
Sumter School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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