Vero Beach High School

  • Vero Beach High School serves 2,975 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 bottom 50%) 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 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Vero Beach High School's student population of 2,975 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 143 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,975 students
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Total Classroom Teachers143 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vero Beach High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 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 0.61, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2423 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
56%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.610.70
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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