Okeechobee High School

2800 Hwy 441 North, Okeechobee, FL 34972 | (863) 462-5025
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,320
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2800 Highway 441 N, Okeechobee, FL 34972
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: 1,320
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 64.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 647 (49.0%)
  • Females: 662 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 110 (8.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 574 (43.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 684 (51.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Okeechobee High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian282.1%
Black1078.1%
Asian70.5%
Hispanic32324.5%
White84463.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Okeechobee High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade50.4%
10th Grade46935.5%
11th Grade47936.3%
12th Grade36727.8%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
71.0%
District:
66.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
4.9%
District:
4.6%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
76.7%
District:
82.7%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
1.7%
District:
0.5%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.5%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
5.7%
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 Okeechobee High School performed on average worse 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:
72.0%
District:
51.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201064.0%63.0%73.0%
200964.0%64.0%69.0%
200866.0%65.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201025.0%25.0%40.0%
200931.0%31.0%36.0%
200833.0%33.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201035.0%35.0%39.0%
200939.0%39.0%37.0%
200833.0%33.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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