Fort Lauderdale High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#790
College Readiness Index
37.0
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,813 Students
  • 92 Teachers

Fort Lauderdale High School
1600 NE 4TH AVE
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL 33305

Phone: (754) 322-1100

District: Broward County Public Schools

Overview

Fort Lauderdale High School is ranked 45th within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Fort Lauderdale High School is 53 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 77 percent. Fort Lauderdale High School is 1 of 59 high schools in the Broward County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#790
State Rank
#45
Magnet Rank
#126

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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 1,813
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 77%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 92

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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 61%
Proficient in Math 83%
College Readiness Index 37.0

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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 59
Total Students 80,568
Proficient in Reading (district average) 41%
Proficient in Math (district average) 51%
College Readiness (district average) 28.8

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