Vero Beach High School

1707 16th St
Vero Beach, FL 32960
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1.00 5 1 (1 review)
Vero Beach High School serves 2,975 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 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% (majority Hispanic).

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 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Vero Beach High School is 0.62, 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
#2266 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
56%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.70
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vero Beach High School is Indian River Charter High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oslo Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vero Beach Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vero Beach Technical Center For Careeer & Adult Education

    0.4 miles
    1426 19th St
    Vero Beach, FL 32960
    (772) 564-4970
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Vero Beach Vero Beach Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    0.5 miles
    1770 12th St
    Vero Beach, FL 32960
    (772) 564-4550
    0.5 PK-5 605
  • Vero Beach Exceptional Student Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 7 students
    1.0 miles
    1990 25th St
    Vero Beach, FL 32960
    (772) 564-5932
    1 PK-5 7
  • Vero Beach Osceola Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
    1.1 miles
    1110 18th Ave Sw
    Vero Beach, FL 32962
    (772) 564-5821
    1.1 K-5 527
  • Vero Beach Rosewood Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
    1.4 miles
    3850 16th St
    Vero Beach, FL 32960
    (772) 564-3840
    1.4 K-5 550

School Reviews

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It is disgusting that VHS now has an all black student counsel. Why are our schools segregating students? That isnt equality, it is stupidity!
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