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Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,126
Best High School in Florida
#43
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 12th grade
School District BREVARD
Type Public
 Phone (321)783-1776
 Location 1500 MINUTEMEN CSWY
COCOA BEACH, FL 32931
Charter School No

Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 43rd in the best public high schools in Florida.

Demographics

Race

The Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White77%867
Black2%22
Hispanic11%124
Asian Pacific4%45
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%1
Two or more races6%67

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 15.6%

23.4% 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, COCOA BEACH JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 73rd in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade177
8th Grade195
Freshman196
Sophomore231
Junior160
Senior167
Total1,126

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
90% to 94%*

8 out of 10

Rank: 84th in Florida

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students90% to 94%*
Florida Median86%
Percentile82%
White90% to 94%*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic80% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more races50% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged60% to 79%*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 58th in Florida

Students at Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School scored an average 68% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 13.4% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls62%78%
Boys64%68%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 79%*80% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic50% to 54%*65% to 69%*
Multiracial--
White65%74%
With Disabilites20% to 29%*20% to 29%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1131

The average SAT score for Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School students in 2014 was 1131.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 6th in Florida

290 out of 327 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (89%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 2% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

5 out of 10

Rank: 180th in Florida

Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School offers 11 AP courses. 46 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School had 116 taking AP exams with a 28 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 51% percentile and about equal to the state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 24% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 46% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 40%
AP Courses Offered 11

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate15%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
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 Students0.5%6
Boys0.3%2
Girls0.7%4
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%4
Boys0.3%2
Girls0.3%2

Location

Cocoa Beach Junior/senior High School
1500 MINUTEMEN CSWY
COCOA BEACH, FL
32931
(321)783-1776

10 out of 10 1

District

BREVARD
VIERA, FL