PROFICIENCY 48% 4% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #52 of 163 in POLK
  • Ranked #19 of 44 in Lakeland
  • Ranked #2066 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
44%POLK
50%Lakeland
49%Florida

Lakeland Senior High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "POLK" in Lakeland, FL. There are a total of 2,139 students and 117 teachers at Lakeland Senior High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 833 free lunch students and 64 reduced lunch students.

Lakeland Senior High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.5%, which is 4% lower than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2139
Teachers117
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch833
Reduced lunch64

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment584
Taking some courses413
Taking some courses (not tests)26
Passing some courses122
Passing no courses291

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 Lakeland Senior High School, there are a total of 584 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 413 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All40%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School40%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School55%

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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Lakeland Senior High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 52.3% 44.2% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 23.4% 21.1% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 1.7% 1.6% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.6% 29.4% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.6% 3.0% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Philip O'brien Elementary School51%0.3Lakeland, FL
Lakeland Montessori Middle School75%0.6Lakeland, FL
Magnolia Montessori Academy85%1.0Lakeland, FL
Pace Center For Girls25%1.3Lakeland, FL
Mckeel Elementary Academy77%1.4Lakeland, FL
Lawton Chiles Middle Academy86%1.4Lakeland, FL
Dixieland Elementary School49%1.5Lakeland, FL
Lakeland Montessori School House70%1.5Lakeland, FL
Crystal Lake Elementary School30%1.6Crystal Lake, FL
Rosabelle W. Blake Academy46%1.7Lakeland, FL
Ese Countywide13%1.7Crystal Lake, FL
Crystal Lake Middle School32%1.7Crystal Lake, FL

Lakeland demographics profile

StatisticLakelandFloridaNational
Population99,94219,361,792314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,52335191
Median age40.341.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%54%55%
Speak English86%72%79%
Speak Spanish11%20%13%

Education level achieved in Lakeland

IndexLakelandFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade84.0%83.4%83.8%
Completed high school82.8%82.2%82.4%
Completed some college53.1%56.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree33.1%35.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors24.7%26.8%29.3%
Completed masters8.3%9.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.1%3.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Lakeland Senior High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.