Booker High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
34.5
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,011 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Booker High School
3201 NORTH ORANGE AVE
SARASOTA, FL 34234

Phone: (941) 355-2967

District: Sarasota County Public Schools

Overview

At Booker High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Booker High School is 61 percent. The student body makeup is 45 percent male and 55 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 62 percent. Booker High School is 1 of 10 high schools in the Sarasota 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 1,011
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 62%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 67%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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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 41%
Proficient in Math 65%
College Readiness Index 34.5

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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 10
Total Students 13,940
Proficient in Reading (district average) 61%
Proficient in Math (district average) 74%
College Readiness (district average) 40.7

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

Nearby Schools

Booker High School is 1 of 10 schools in the Sarasota County Public Schools.

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