Gainesville High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
31.1
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
21:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,871 Students
  • 90 Teachers

Gainesville High School
1900 NW 13TH ST
GAINESVILLE, FL 32609

Phone: (352) 955-6707

District: Alachua County Public Schools

Overview

At Gainesville High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Gainesville High School is 40 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 52 percent. Gainesville High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Alachua County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,871
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 52%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 38%
Full-Time Teachers 90

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 54%
Proficient in Math 80%
College Readiness Index 31.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 12
Total Students 8,280
Proficient in Reading (district average) 36%
Proficient in Math (district average) 54%
College Readiness (district average) 26.5

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