PROFICIENCY 62% 13% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #1 of 1 in Paxton
  • Ranked #76 of 6284 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
62%Paxton
55%Florida

Paxton School is a school servicing grades PK to 12 and is located in the district of "Walton County School District" in Paxton, FL. There are a total of 801 students and 49 teachers at Paxton School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1.

Paxton School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 61.5%, which is 13% higher than the Florida average.

Paxton School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students801
Teachers49
Student/Teacher ratio17:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment26
Taking some courses24
Taking some courses (not tests)4
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses20

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 Paxton School, there are a total of 26 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 24 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
3>= 90%
450-59%
565-69%
650-59%
730-39%
875-79%
High School60-64%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All56%
370-74%
450-59%
560-64%
640-49%
755-59%
850-54%
High School50-54%

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.

Paxton School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
White 89.5% 77.3% 40.9% 51.1%
Black 3.3% 6.8% 22.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.0% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 9.6% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.7% 4.8% 3.2% 3.1%

Paxton demographics profile

StatisticPaxtonFloridaNational
Population63821,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)17141091
Median age42.641.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%54%55%
Speak English100%72%79%
Speak Spanish0%21%13%

Education level achieved in Paxton

IndexPaxtonFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade75.5%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school72.9%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college38.4%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.2%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors7.6%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Paxton School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.