Wekiva High School

  • Wekiva High School serves 2,349 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Wekiva 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 2349 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,349 students
Wekiva High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Wekiva High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
Wekiva High School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by GradeWekiva High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
Wekiva High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Wekiva High School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
26%
31%
Wekiva High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
42%
23%
Wekiva High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
27%
40%
Wekiva High School White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Wekiva High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWekiva High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL 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.
0.690.70
Wekiva High School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
56%
53%
Wekiva High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Wekiva High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Orange School District's student population of 190,894 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 66% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,867 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,787 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameOrange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
247
22
Number of Students Managed190,89410,184
Orange School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate68%71%
Orange School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,806 MM$132 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,792 MM$140 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,867$11,888
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,787$12,571
Orange School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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