Terry Parker High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,570
Best High School in Florida
#417
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DUVAL
Type Public
 Phone (904)720-1650
 Location 7301 PARKER SCHOOL RD
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32211
Charter School No

Terry Parker 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 417th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White28.5%448
Black51.8%814
Hispanic11.1%175
Asian Pacific2.5%39
Native American Indian0.3%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%3
Two or more races5.5%87

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 45.7%

43.6% 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, TERRY PARKER HIGH SCHOOL students are largely middle income and rank 216th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman464
Sophomore444
Junior356
Senior306
Total1,570

Completions

Graduation Rate
78%
Rank in Florida
336th
Rating
2 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students78%
Florida Median86%
Percentile26%
White85% to 89%*
Black75% to 79%*
Hispanic70% to 79%*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races60% to 79%*
Economically Disadvantaged70% to 74%*
Limited English Proficiency60% to 79%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
30%
Rank in Florida
398th
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Terry Parker High School scored an average 30% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is well below the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 15% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls23%41%
Boys22%34%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander20% or less*40% to 59%*
Black16%28%
Hispanic20% to 24%*25% to 29%*
Multiracial--
White30% to 34%*55% to 59%*
With Disabilites10% to 14%*20% to 24%*
Limited English10% or less*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
851

The average SAT score for Terry Parker High School students in 2014 was 851.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
51%
Rank in Florida
298th
Rating
3 out of 10

338 out of 662 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (51%). College admission testing participation is somewhat below the Florida median rate of 57% and in the bottom 35% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
17%
AP Pass Rank in Florida
352nd
AP Pass Rate Rating
1 out of 10

Terry Parker High School offers 12 AP courses. 17 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 33% percentile and somewhat below the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Terry Parker High School had 220 taking AP exams with a 9 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 4% percentile and significantly lower than the Florida state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 4% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 17% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 13%
AP Courses Offered 12

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.8%12
Boys1.1%8
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 Students17.8%275
Boys20.1%153
Girls15.6%122
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students7.3%112
Boys9.2%70
Girls5.5%42

Location

Terry Parker High School
7301 PARKER SCHOOL RD
JACKSONVILLE, FL
32211
(904)720-1650

1 out of 10 1

District

DUVAL
JACKSONVILLE, FL