George W. Jenkins High School

6000 Lakeland Highlands, Lakeland, FL 33813 | (863) 648-3566
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,178
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6000 Lakeland Highlands Rd, Lakeland, FL 33813
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: 2,178
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 120.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,078 (49.5%)
  • Females: 1,051 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 150 (6.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 456 (20.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 606 (27.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
George W. Jenkins High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.2%
Black28813.2%
Asian703.2%
Hispanic27412.6%
White1,49368.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For George W. Jenkins High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade60527.8%
10th Grade62828.8%
11th Grade50123.0%
12th Grade44420.4%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.0%
District:
70.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.6%
District:
4.1%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
66.1%
District:
75.3%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
1.7%
District:
0.6%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.1%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
4.4%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for George W. Jenkins High School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 16, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i like this school too, i go there.

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