Mcarthur High School

6501 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, FL 33024 | (754) 323-1200
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,241
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School Description

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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,241
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 105.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,105 (49.3%)
  • Females: 1,071 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 274 (12.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,098 (49.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,372 (61.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mcarthur High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.1%
Black58125.9%
Asian924.1%
Hispanic1,00444.8%
White49622.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mcarthur High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade57525.7%
10th Grade55924.9%
11th Grade55624.8%
12th Grade55124.6%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
76.0%
District:
73.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
0.4%
District:
1.6%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
58.8%
District:
59.6%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
3.9%
District:
1.3%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
9.4%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
1.5%
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 Mcarthur High School performed on average about the same as 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:
72.0%
District:
69.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.0%71.0%67.0%
200970.0%71.0%68.0%
200860.0%68.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201034.0%48.0%48.0%
200936.0%47.0%47.0%
200833.0%47.0%45.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.0%73.0%73.0%
200970.0%72.0%69.0%
200862.0%71.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201029.0%40.0%40.0%
200931.0%37.0%36.0%
200824.0%38.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201021.0%36.0%39.0%
200923.0%36.0%37.0%
200828.0%35.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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