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Edgewood Jr/sr High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
941
Best High School in Florida
#5
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 12th grade
School District BREVARD
Type Public
 Phone (321)454-1030
 Location 180 E MERRITT AVE
MERRITT ISLAND, FL 32953
Charter School No

Edgewood Jr/sr 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 5th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Demographics

Race

The Edgewood Jr/sr High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White75.8%713
Black2%19
Hispanic10.8%102
Asian Pacific5.2%49
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%1
Two or more races5.8%55

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 5.5%

10% 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, EDGEWOOD JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 25th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade179
8th Grade186
Freshman160
Sophomore149
Junior130
Senior137
Total941

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
95% or more*

9 out of 10

Rank: 56th in Florida

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students95% or more*
Florida Median86%
Percentile93%
White95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more racessuppressed*
Economically Disadvantaged50% or more*
Limited English Proficiency-

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 2nd in Florida

Students at Edgewood Jr/sr High School scored an average 94% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.2% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls92%96%
Boys90% to 94%*95%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*90% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic85% to 89%*90% to 94%*
Multiracial--
White93%96%
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1184

The average SAT score for Edgewood Jr/sr High School students in 2014 was 1184.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 10th in Florida

233 out of 267 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (87%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 3% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 42nd in Florida

Edgewood Jr/sr High School offers 21 AP courses. 72 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Edgewood Jr/sr High School had 185 taking AP exams with a 74 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 89% percentile and well above the state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 40% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 72% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 18%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 32%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 56%
AP Courses Offered 21

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%

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%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

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

Location

Edgewood Jr/sr High School
180 E MERRITT AVE
MERRITT ISLAND, FL
32953
(321)454-1030

10 out of 10 1

District

BREVARD
VIERA, FL