PROFICIENCY 60% 20% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
50%High Springs

High Springs Community School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "ALACHUA" in High Springs, FL. There are a total of 810 students and 51 teachers at High Springs Community School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 302 free lunch students and 27 reduced lunch students.

High Springs Community School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 59.5%, which is 20% higher than the Florida average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch302
Reduced lunch27


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At High Springs Community School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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High Springs Community School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 77.7% 45.9% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 10.8% 34.7% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 1.1% 4.7% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.0% 8.5% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.2% 5.7% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Santa Fe High School58%4.4Alachua, FL
A. L. Mebane Middle School48%6.1Alachua, FL
Alachua Elementary School49%6.4Alachua, FL
Alachua Learning Academy Elementary65%7.6Alachua, FL
Alachua Learning Academy Middle School80%7.6Alachua, FL
Fort White Elementary School60%9.8Fort White, FL
Fort White High School41%9.9Fort White, FL

High Springs demographics profile

StatisticHigh SpringsFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,05429491
Median age25.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)29%54%55%
Speak English84%72%79%
Speak Spanish7%21%13%

Education level achieved in High Springs

IndexHigh SpringsFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade88.8%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school88.2%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college70.9%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.5%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors43.2%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters21.6%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.3%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.4%1.1%1.3%
Source: The High Springs Community School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.