Andrew Jackson High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
731
Best High School in Florida
#434
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DUVAL
Type Public
 Phone (904)630-6950
 Location 3816 N MAIN ST
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32206
Charter School No

Andrew Jackson High School has an academic rating significantly lower than the average for Florida high schools based on its low test performance, low graduation rate and low AP course participation. It is ranked 434th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Racial Demographics

The Andrew Jackson High School student body is almost exclusively Black with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White3.3%24
Black92.7%678
Hispanic1.5%11
Asian Pacific0.4%3
Native American Indian0.3%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.8%13

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Lower 17.5%

65.9% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida high school median of 46.3%. By this measure, ANDREW JACKSON HIGH SCHOOL students are largely lower income and rank 391st in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman226
Sophomore193
Junior187
Senior125
Total731

Completions

Graduation Rate
70% to 74%*
Rank in Florida
392nd
Rating
1 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students70% to 74%*
Florida Median86%
Percentile13%
White50% or more*
Black70% to 74%*
Hispanicsuppressed*
Asian Pacific-
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races-
Economically Disadvantaged65% to 69%*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
16%
Rank in Florida
456th
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Andrew Jackson High School scored an average 16% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly lower than the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 1.3% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls10% to 14%*20% to 24%*
Boys10% to 14%*15% to 19%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*.%
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black13%19%
Hispanicless than 50%*suppressed*
Multiracial--
Whiteless than 50%*less than 50%*
With Disabilites11% to 19%*11% to 19%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
780

The average SAT score for Andrew Jackson High School students in 2014 was 780.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
60%
Rank in Florida
202nd
Rating
5 out of 10

187 out of 312 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (60%). College admission testing participation is slightly above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 45% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
15%
AP Pass Rank in Florida
-9th
AP Pass Rate Rating
-

Andrew Jackson High School offers 5 AP courses. 15 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 26% percentile and well below the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Andrew Jackson High School had 89 taking AP exams with a -4 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the -900% percentile and the Florida state median of -9 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate -4% -9%
Students enrolled in an AP class 15% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 1%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 14%
AP Courses Offered 5

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate16%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate18%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.6%4
Boys0%0
Girls1.1%4
Florida Median0.4%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students13.6%95
Boys14.9%50
Girls12.4%45
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.7%33
Boys3.9%13
Girls6%20

Location

Andrew Jackson High School
3816 N MAIN ST
JACKSONVILLE, FL
32206
(904)630-6950

1 out of 10 1

District

DUVAL
JACKSONVILLE, FL