Vanguard High School

  • Vanguard High School serves 1,664 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Vanguard High School's student population of 1,664 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vanguard High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vanguard High School is 0.69, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2282 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
32%
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Black
31%
22%
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White
44%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vanguard High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.690.70
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Graduation Rate
84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMARION School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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