Viera High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,032
Best High School in Florida
#40
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District BREVARD
Type Public
 Phone (321)632-1770
 Location 6103 STADIUM PKWY
VIERA, FL 32940
Charter School No

Viera High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida high schools based on its high test performance, high graduation rate and average AP course participation. It is ranked 40th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Racial Demographics

The Viera High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White72.3%1,470
Black5.7%116
Hispanic13%264
Asian Pacific2.6%52
Native American Indian0.1%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%1
Two or more races6.2%127

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 5.7%

10.2% 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, VIERA HIGH SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 26th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K19
Freshman516
Sophomore528
Junior478
Senior491
Total2,032

Completions

Graduation Rate
94%
Rank in Florida
63rd
Rating
8 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students94%
Florida Median86%
Percentile87%
White97%
Black60% to 79%*
Hispanic85% to 89%*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native American-
Two or more races90% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged80% to 89%*
Limited English Proficiency50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
68%
Rank in Florida
58th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Viera High School scored an average 68% 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 13.4% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls58%82%
Boys60%72%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Black35% to 39%*50% to 59%*
Hispanic55% to 59%*75% to 79%*
Multiracial--
White61%79%
With Disabilites25% to 29%*40% to 44%*
Limited English40% to 59%*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1066

The average SAT score for Viera High School students in 2014 was 1066.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
85%
Rank in Florida
16th
Rating
10 out of 10

824 out of 969 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (85%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Florida median rate of 57% and in the top 4% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
23%
AP Pass Rank in Florida
26th
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 out of 10

Viera High School offers 14 AP courses. 23 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 53% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Viera High School had 178 taking AP exams with a 78 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the Florida state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 44% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 23% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 9%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 8%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 16%
AP Courses Offered 14

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

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

Viera High School
6103 STADIUM PKWY
VIERA, FL
32940
(321)632-1770

10 out of 10 1

District

BREVARD
VIERA, FL