William T. Dwyer High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
24.2
Math Proficiency
2.1
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,280 Students
  • 122 Teachers

William T. Dwyer High School
13601 NORTH MILITARY TRL
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL 33418

Phone: (561) 625-7800

District: Palm Beach County School District

Overview

At William T. Dwyer High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at William T. Dwyer High School is 38 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 51 percent. William T. Dwyer High School is 1 of 43 high schools in the Palm Beach County School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 2,280
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 51%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 35%
Full-Time Teachers 122

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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 36%
College Readiness Index 24.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 43
Total Students 54,269
Proficient in Reading (district average) 43%
Proficient in Math (district average) 34%
College Readiness (district average) 29.2

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

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