The Bridge

  • The Bridge serves 753 students in grades 4-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 8% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The Bridge placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • The Bridge's student population of 753 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students753 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of The Bridge
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Bridge is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of The Bridge is 0.32, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#3620 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Bridge 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
5%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Bridge and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
82%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Bridge and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
10%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Bridge and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Bridge and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Bridge. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.320.70
This chart display the diversity score of The Bridge and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-74%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of The Bridge and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Bridge and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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