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University High School
  • Public
  • Orlando, FL

Report Card

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

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University High School is an above average, public school located in Orlando, FL. It has 2,839 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 20 to 1. According to state test scores, 41% of students are at least proficient in math and 53% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
53%
Percent Proficient - Math
41%
Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1140
571 responses
Average ACT
24
111 responses
AP Enrollment
49%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$69,078
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,460
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$289,900
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
59%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 66 responses
Poll
65%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 66 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 157 responses
  • Homecoming Week
    15%
  • Rival School football game
    13%
  • Play Previews
    11%
  • Spirit Week
    11%
  • Pep rallies
    10%
  • Homecoming
    10%
  • Prom Week
    10%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,839
Free or Reduced Lunch
60%
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 77 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 77 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 77 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$40,477
Teachers in First/Second Year
27.3%
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 101 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 101 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 101 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$11,800 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 98 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 98 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 98 responses

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