University High School

  • University High School serves 3,111 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • University High School operates within the Orange School District.
  • Orange School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 3111 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 141 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,111 students
University High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % University High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 141 teachers
University High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade University High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 22:1 16:1
University High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
Asian
6%
3%
University High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
53%
31%
University High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
12%
23%
University High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
27%
40%
University High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
University High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
University High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups University 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.
0.63 0.46
University High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
46%
53%
University High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
10%
5%
University High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Orange School District's student population of 190,894 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,778 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 $10,561 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
252
22
Number of Students Managed 190,894 10,184
Orange School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Orange School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $2,017 MM $122 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,976 MM $125 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,778 $12,021
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,561 $12,230
Orange 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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