George W. Jenkins Senior High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "POLK" in Lakeland, FL. There are a total of 2,319 students and 116 teachers at George W. Jenkins Senior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 772 free lunch students and 65 reduced lunch students.
George W. Jenkins Senior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 44.0%, which is 11% lower than the Florida average.
|Taking some courses||478|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||38|
|Passing some courses||119|
|Passing no courses||355|
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 George W. Jenkins Senior High, there are a total of 571 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 478 taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||18.0%||29.4%||30.0%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.7%||0.6%||0.4%||1.2%|
|Valleyview Elementary School||63%||0.6||Lakeland, FL|
|Scott Lake Elementary School||67%||1.6||Lakeland Highlands, FL|
|Highlands Grove Elementary School||67%||1.8||Lakeland, FL|
|Highland City Elementary School||50%||2.2||Highland City, FL|
|Lakeland Highlands Middle School||56%||2.3||Lakeland, FL|
|Maynard A. Traviss Career Center||20%||3.1||Lakeland, FL|
|Spessard L Holland Elementary||58%||3.1||Bartow, FL|
|Bill Duncan Opportunity Center||8%||3.1||Lakeland, FL|
|Carlton Palmore Elementary School||48%||3.2||Lakeland, FL|
|Medulla Elementary School||50%||3.3||Medulla, FL|
|South Mckeel Academy||82%||3.8||Lakeland, FL|
|Oscar J. Pope Elementary School||41%||3.8||Lakeland, FL|
|Population density (sq mi)||1,558||294||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||51%||54%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||84.9%||84.0%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||83.8%||83.0%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||54.4%||58.0%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||34.8%||37.4%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||2.2%||3.1%||3.3%|