Tavares High School

603 North New Hampshire Ave, Tavares, FL 32778 | (352) 343-3007
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,349
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 603 N New Hampshire Ave, Tavares, FL 32778
School District Details
  • Lake County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,166
  • Graduation Rate: 77.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.0
  • Enrolled Students: 41,050

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,349
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 68.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 618 (45.8%)
  • Females: 711 (52.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 108 (8.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 369 (27.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 477 (35.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tavares High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Black1319.7%
Asian382.8%
Hispanic1309.6%
White1,02776.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tavares High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade37327.7%
10th Grade34525.6%
11th Grade32223.9%
12th Grade30922.9%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
88.0%
District:
78.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.2%
District:
3.0%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
53.8%
District:
66.8%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
7.8%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
7.5%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Tavares High School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 09, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a student at the school and they dropped a lot of classes and teachers leaving us with little to choose from. To add to this I do not recommend the principal leadership
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 05, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great school the staff really cares about there students

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Tavares High School performed on average better than many 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
201069.0%65.0%67.0%
200971.0%67.0%68.0%
200868.0%66.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201054.0%48.0%48.0%
200949.0%46.0%47.0%
200849.0%45.0%45.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.0%73.0%73.0%
200969.0%67.0%69.0%
200875.0%67.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201037.0%33.0%40.0%
200936.0%31.0%36.0%
200838.0%36.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201039.0%33.0%39.0%
200939.0%33.0%37.0%
200835.0%33.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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