Booker High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#928
College Readiness Index
33.9
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,062 Students
  • 66 Teachers

Booker High School
3201 NORTH ORANGE AVE
SARASOTA, FL 34234

Phone: (941) 355-2967

District: Sarasota County Public Schools

Overview

Booker High School is ranked 51st within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Booker High School is 56 percent. The student body makeup is 45 percent male and 55 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 60 percent. Booker High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Sarasota 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
#928
State Rank
#51
Magnet Rank
#146

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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 1,062
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 60%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 63%
Full-Time Teachers 66

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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 49%
Proficient in Math 62%
College Readiness Index 33.9

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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 14,158
Proficient in Reading (district average) 53%
Proficient in Math (district average) 58%
College Readiness (district average) 37.1

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