James Rickards High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
30.5
Math Proficiency
2.3
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,273 Students
  • 68 Teachers

James Rickards High School
3013 JIM LEE RD
TALLAHASSEE, FL 32301

Phone: (850) 414-5500

District: Leon County Schools

Overview

At James Rickards High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at James Rickards High School is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 86 percent. James Rickards High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Leon County 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 1,273
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 86%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 58%
Full-Time Teachers 68

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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 39%
Proficient in Math 42%
College Readiness Index 30.5

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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 9
Total Students 9,128
Proficient in Reading (district average) 55%
Proficient in Math (district average) 59%
College Readiness (district average) 41.2

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Nearby Schools

James Rickards High School is 1 of 9 schools in the Leon County Schools.

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