Lecanto High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,482
College Readiness Index
26.2
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,808 Students
  • 107 Teachers

Lecanto High School
3810 WEST EDUCATIONAL PATH
LECANTO, FL 34461

Phone: (352) 746-2334

District: Citrus County School District

Overview

Lecanto High School is ranked 72nd within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Lecanto High School is 37 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 21 percent. Lecanto High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Citrus County School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1482
State Rank
#72
Magnet Rank
#218

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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 1,808
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 21%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 107

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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 51%
Proficient in Math 75%
College Readiness Index 26.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 7
Total Students 5,033
Proficient in Reading (district average) 50%
Proficient in Math (district average) 67%
College Readiness (district average) 22.8

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Nearby Schools

Lecanto High School is 1 of 7 schools in the Citrus County School District.

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