Vero Beach High School

  • Vero Beach High School serves 2,885 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Vero Beach High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Vero Beach High School's student population of 2,885 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers137 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vero Beach High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vero Beach High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank
40%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
32%
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Black
21%
23%
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White
59%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vero Beach High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.590.46
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Graduation Rate
89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian River School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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