Edward H. White High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,635
Best High School in Florida
#456
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DUVAL
Type Public
 Phone (904)693-7620
 Location 1700 OLD MIDDLEBURG RD N
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32210
Charter School No

Edward H. White 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 456th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Racial Demographics

The Edward H. White High School student body is mainly Black with a sizeable White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White28.9%473
Black58.5%956
Hispanic5.9%97
Asian Pacific2.7%44
Native American Indian0.3%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%1
Two or more races3.6%59

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Lower 48.4%

47.1% 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, EDWARD H. WHITE HIGH SCHOOL students are largely middle income and rank 244th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman509
Sophomore396
Junior400
Senior330
Total1,635

Completions

Graduation Rate
67%
Rank in Florida
424th
Rating
1 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students67%
Florida Median86%
Percentile6%
White60% to 64%*
Black70% to 74%*
Hispanic60% to 79%*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races50% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged55% to 59%*
Limited English Proficiencyless than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
26%
Rank in Florida
428th
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Edward H. White High School scored an average 26% 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 7.4% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls21%30%
Boys22%27%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Black17%20%
Hispanic25% to 29%*20% to 29%*
Multiracial--
White25% to 29%*40% to 44%*
With Disabilites25% to 29%*30% to 34%*
Limited English20% or less*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
889

The average SAT score for Edward H. White High School students in 2014 was 889.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
55%
Rank in Florida
257th
Rating
4 out of 10

401 out of 730 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (55%). College admission testing participation is slightly below the Florida median rate of 57% and in the bottom 44% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
16%
AP Pass Rank in Florida
364th
AP Pass Rate Rating
1 out of 10

Edward H. White High School offers 7 AP courses. 16 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 29% percentile and well below the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Edward H. White High School had 232 taking AP exams with a 2 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 1% percentile and significantly lower than the Florida state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 1% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 16% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Science Enrollment Rate -1%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 15%
AP Courses Offered 7

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.7%11
Boys0.9%7
Girls0.5%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 Students22.1%353
Boys22.8%178
Girls21.4%175
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.3%53
Boys3.1%24
Girls3.7%29

Location

Edward H. White High School
1700 OLD MIDDLEBURG RD N
JACKSONVILLE, FL
32210
(904)693-7620

1 out of 10 1

District

DUVAL
JACKSONVILLE, FL