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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
2,972
Best High School in Florida
#36
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District BROWARD
Type Public
 Phone (754)322-2150
 Location 5901 PINE ISLAND RD
PARKLAND, FL 33076
Charter School No

Marjory Stoneman Douglas 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 36th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Demographics

Race

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White61.4%1,825
Black11.1%331
Hispanic17.9%531
Asian Pacific6.6%196
Native American Indian0.4%13
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%2
Two or more races2.5%74

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 10.5%

18.2% 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, MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 49th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman729
Sophomore780
Junior767
Senior696
Total2,972

Academics

Completions

Graduation Rate
94%

8 out of 10

Rank: 63rd in Florida

Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students94%
Florida Median86%
Percentile87%
White95%
Black80% to 84%*
Hispanic95% or more*
Asian Pacific90% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races80% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged85% to 89%*
Limited English Proficiency80% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 53rd in Florida

Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School scored an average 69% 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 12.1% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls66%78%
Boys66%67%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indianless than 50%*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% to 84%*80% to 84%*
Black40% to 44%*50% to 54%*
Hispanic55% to 59%*65% to 69%*
Multiracial--
White72%75%
With Disabilites45% to 49%*40% to 44%*
Limited English60% to 69%*20% to 29%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1066

The average SAT score for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students in 2014 was 1066.

College Admission Test Participation

6 out of 10

Rank: 163rd in Florida

945 out of 1,463 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (65%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 36% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 28th in Florida

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School offers 21 AP courses. 43 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 90% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had 686 taking AP exams with a 295 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 43% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 43% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 22%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 37%
AP Courses Offered 21

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate24%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate17%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.7%22
Boys1.1%18
Girls0.3%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 Students5.3%162
Boys7.4%118
Girls3%44
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.8%24
Boys1.3%20
Girls0.3%4

Location

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
5901 PINE ISLAND RD
PARKLAND, FL
33076
(754)322-2150

10 out of 10 1

District

BROWARD
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL