Paxon School / Advanced Studies

3239 Norman East Thagard Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32254 | (904) 693-7583
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,544
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3239 Norman E Thagard Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32254
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Duval County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,653
  • Graduation Rate: 59.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.2
  • Enrolled Students: 122,961

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,544
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 77.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 692 (44.8%)
  • Females: 815 (52.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 81 (5.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 190 (12.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 271 (17.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Paxon School / Advanced Studies Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.3%
Black55435.9%
Asian18812.2%
Hispanic1066.9%
White65442.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Paxon School / Advanced Studies
  Number Percent
9th Grade45129.2%
10th Grade38524.9%
11th Grade37424.2%
12th Grade33421.6%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
57.1%
District:
71.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
3.9%
District:
1.1%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.0%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
8.5%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for Paxon School / Advanced Studies

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 17, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is so fabulous. The teachers care about what they're students are learning and the behavior is so great.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 12, 2010
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  • community service forms for IB ninth grade
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 21, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • excellent very concerned teachers. professional admin
    rate 10

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