J.r. Arnold High School

550 Alf Coleman Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407 | (850) 236-3070
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,367
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 550 N Alf Coleman Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
School District Details
  • Bay County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,483
  • Graduation Rate: 67.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.1
  • Enrolled Students: 25,897

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,367
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 74.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 711 (52.0%)
  • Females: 636 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 97 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 343 (25.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 440 (32.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
J.r. Arnold High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian90.7%
Black453.3%
Asian372.7%
Hispanic554.0%
White1,20187.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For J.r. Arnold High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade39328.7%
10th Grade34625.3%
11th Grade34024.9%
12th Grade28821.1%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.0%
District:
78.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.5%
District:
1.4%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
52.1%
District:
66.2%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
7.1%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
11.3%
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 J.r. Arnold 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:
87.0%
District:
62.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.0%71.0%67.0%
200977.0%73.0%68.0%
200879.0%73.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201065.0%55.0%48.0%
200958.0%55.0%47.0%
200855.0%56.0%45.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.0%78.0%73.0%
200982.0%73.0%69.0%
200885.0%77.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201051.0%43.0%40.0%
200951.0%42.0%36.0%
200854.0%46.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201046.0%43.0%39.0%
200947.0%42.0%37.0%
200845.0%38.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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