Haines City High School

2800 Hornet Dr, Haines City, FL 33844 | (863) 421-3281
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,990
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Polk County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,826
  • Graduation Rate: 68.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 94,530

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,990
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 115.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 983 (49.4%)
  • Females: 974 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 195 (9.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,175 (59.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,370 (68.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Haines City High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.4%
Black61731.0%
Asian371.9%
Hispanic78039.2%
White51625.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Haines City High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten80.4%
9th Grade64532.4%
10th Grade48824.5%
11th Grade45122.7%
12th Grade39820.0%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
63.0%
District:
70.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.4%
District:
4.1%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
69.7%
District:
75.3%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
1.8%
District:
0.6%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
7.0%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
14.2%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2

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2 reviews for Haines City High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 07, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Wow... how shocking. The two comments left before mine must be the worst examples of grammar I have ever seen from high school students. TEACH THEM. Good lord.... our future is doomed.
  • Reviewed by Student on March 11, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • please take good care of eduardo maldano. he a senior and tell him to keep out no messing up in school.....

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Haines City 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:
69.0%
District:
59.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201054.0%58.0%67.0%
200961.0%59.0%68.0%
200853.0%58.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201034.0%39.0%48.0%
200935.0%38.0%47.0%
200833.0%38.0%45.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.0%64.0%73.0%
200954.0%61.0%69.0%
200854.0%59.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201031.0%31.0%40.0%
200926.0%29.0%36.0%
200826.0%30.0%38.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201027.0%31.0%39.0%
200921.0%27.0%37.0%
200816.0%29.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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