Ft. Walton Beach High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
39.7
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,756 Students
  • 97 Teachers

Ft. Walton Beach High School
400 HOLLYWOOD BLVD SW
FORT WALTON BEACH, FL 32548

Phone: (850) 833-3300

District: Okaloosa County School District

Overview

At Ft. Walton Beach High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ft. Walton Beach High School is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 31 percent. Ft. Walton Beach High School is 1 of 10 high schools in the Okaloosa County School District.

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 1,756
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 31%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 24%
Full-Time Teachers 97

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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 67%
Proficient in Math 79%
College Readiness Index 39.7

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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 No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 10
Total Students 10,028
Proficient in Reading (district average) 56%
Proficient in Math (district average) 52%
College Readiness (district average) 35.8

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Ft. Walton Beach High School is 1 of 10 schools in the Okaloosa County School District.

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