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Duncan U. Fletcher High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
2,194
Best High School in Florida
#178
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DUVAL
Type Public
 Phone (904)247-5905
 Location 700 SEAGATE AVE
NEPTUNE BEACH, FL 32266
Charter School No

Duncan U. Fletcher High School has an academic rating slightly above the average for Florida high schools based on its low test performance, high graduation rate and high AP course participation. It is ranked 178th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Demographics

Race

The Duncan U. Fletcher High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Black population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White71.3%1,564
Black14.6%321
Hispanic7.1%155
Asian Pacific1.7%38
Native American Indian0.4%9
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%6
Two or more races4.6%101

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 17.9%

25.5% 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, DUNCAN U. FLETCHER HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 84th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman579
Sophomore634
Junior528
Senior453
Total2,194

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
90%

7 out of 10

Rank: 140th in Florida

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students90%
Florida Median86%
Percentile72%
White94%
Black75% to 79%*
Hispanic70% to 79%*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more races50% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged75% to 79%*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

3 out of 10

Rank: 282nd in Florida

Students at Duncan U. Fletcher High School scored an average 43% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is somewhat below the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 39.3% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls35%61%
Boys32%46%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indianless than 50%*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islander40% to 59%*60% to 79%*
Black15% to 19%*15% to 19%*
Hispanic20% to 24%*40% to 44%*
Multiracial--
White39%60%
With Disabilites10% to 14%*15% 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
1013

The average SAT score for Duncan U. Fletcher High School students in 2014 was 1013.

College Admission Test Participation

6 out of 10

Rank: 176th in Florida

622 out of 981 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (63%). College admission testing participation is slightly above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 39% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

7 out of 10

Rank: 99th in Florida

Duncan U. Fletcher High School offers 18 AP courses. 30 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 74% percentile and somewhat above the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Duncan U. Fletcher High School had 424 taking AP exams with a 129 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 73% percentile and somewhat above the state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 30% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 30% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 23%
AP Courses Offered 18

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.5%12
Boys0.7%8
Girls0.4%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 Students18%393
Boys22.9%246
Girls13.2%147
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.8%62
Boys3.7%40
Girls2.1%22

Location

Duncan U. Fletcher High School
700 SEAGATE AVE
NEPTUNE BEACH, FL
32266
(904)247-5905

7 out of 10 1

District

DUVAL
JACKSONVILLE, FL