Samuel W. Wolfson High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
39.1
Math Proficiency
2.0
Reading Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,486 Students
  • 66 Teachers

Samuel W. Wolfson High School
7000 POWERS AVE
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32217

Phone: (904) 739-5265

District: Duval County Public Schools

Overview

At Samuel W. Wolfson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Samuel W. Wolfson High School is 93 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 73 percent. Samuel W. Wolfson High School is 1 of 32 high schools in the Duval County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 1,486
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 73%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 55%
Full-Time Teachers 66

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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 38%
Proficient in Math 27%
College Readiness Index 39.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large 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 32
Total Students 35,500
Proficient in Reading (district average) 41%
Proficient in Math (district average) 38%
College Readiness (district average) 36.7

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Nearby Schools

Samuel W. Wolfson High School is 1 of 32 schools in the Duval County Public Schools.

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