Suncoast Community High School

1717 Avenue S
West Palm Beach, FL 33404
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 1,589 students in grades 9-12, Suncoast Community High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1% in FL)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 10%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Suncoast Community High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Suncoast Community High School's student population of 1,589 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,589 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Suncoast Community High School ranks within the top 5% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Suncoast Community High School is 0.76, which is more 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)
#112 out of 3704 schools
(Top 5%)
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81%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suncoast Community High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
93%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suncoast Community High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
93%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Suncoast Community 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
19:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Suncoast Community High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
23%
21%
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White
34%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Suncoast Community High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.76
This chart displays the diversity score of Suncoast Community High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥99%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Suncoast Community High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Suncoast Community High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Suncoast Community High School's ranking?
Suncoast Community High School is ranked #112 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Suncoast Community High School often compared to?
Suncoast Community High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like A.d. Henderson University School & Fau High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 93% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Suncoast Community High School?
The graduation rate of Suncoast Community High School is 99%, which is higher than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend Suncoast Community High School?
1,589 students attend Suncoast Community High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
34% of Suncoast Community High School students are White, 23% of students are Black, 23% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Suncoast Community High School?
Suncoast Community High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Suncoast Community High School offer ?
Suncoast Community High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Suncoast Community High School part of?
Suncoast Community High School is part of Palm Beach School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,589 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 10%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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