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James Rickards High School
  • Public
  • TALLAHASSEE, FL

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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James Rickards High School is an above average, public school located in TALLAHASSEE, FL. It has 1,596 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 24 to 1. According to state test scores, 46% of students are at least proficient in math and 41% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
41%
Percent Proficient - Math
46%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1130
264 responses
Average ACT
24
185 responses
AP Enrollment
50%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$45,734
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,023
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$203,800
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
66%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 41 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 41 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 105 responses
  • Pep rallies/ bonfires/ homecoming
    32%
  • Football games and Band events
    29%
  • Pep rallies
    10%
  • AVID college tours
    8%
  • Community service events
    8%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Basketball games
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,596
Free or Reduced Lunch
53%
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 43 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 43 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 43 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
24:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$45,792
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.3%
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 52 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 52 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 52 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$10,257 / year
National
$12,239
83%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 54 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 54 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 54 responses

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