Park Vista Community High School

7900 Jog Rd, Lake Worth, FL 33467 | (561) 491-8400
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,898
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,898
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 152.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,444 (49.8%)
  • Females: 1,366 (47.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 117 (4.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 382 (13.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 499 (17.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Park Vista Community High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian130.4%
Black31811.0%
Asian1123.9%
Hispanic60320.8%
White1,76460.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Park Vista Community High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade76426.4%
10th Grade70724.4%
11th Grade74425.7%
12th Grade68323.6%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
93.0%
District:
78.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
0.9%
District:
2.8%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
72.1%
District:
75.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
2.2%
District:
0.6%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
0.9%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
3.6%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Park Vista Community High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
95.0%
District:
69.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.0%71.0%67.0%
200983.0%71.0%68.0%
200879.0%69.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%50.0%48.0%
200959.0%48.0%47.0%
200859.0%47.0%45.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%77.0%73.0%
200980.0%72.0%69.0%
200883.0%70.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201056.0%45.0%40.0%
200950.0%39.0%36.0%
200852.0%39.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201055.0%46.0%39.0%
200947.0%40.0%37.0%
200851.0%43.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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