Vanguard High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,174
College Readiness Index
29.8
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,742 Students
  • 85 Teachers

Vanguard High School
7 NW 28TH ST
OCALA, FL 34475

Phone: (352) 671-4900

District: Marion County Public Schools

Overview

Vanguard High School is ranked 61st within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Vanguard High School is 37 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 44 percent. Vanguard High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Marion 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
#1174
State Rank
#61
Magnet Rank
#184

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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 1,742
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 44%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 85

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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 52%
Proficient in Math 71%
College Readiness Index 29.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small 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 12,338
Proficient in Reading (district average) 40%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 13.4

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