Brandon High School

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4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
28
Grades
9-12
Students
1,864
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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English
37%
State avg: 50%
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Biology I
53%
State avg: 64%
Geometry
44%
State avg: 51%
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6/10
College readiness
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Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
89%
State avg: 81%
Average SAT score
1353
AP course participation
25%
State avg: 23%
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2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Depending on where the school's test scores start, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

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Students
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White
41%
Hispanic
31%
Black
20%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
481 :1
State avg: 540 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
18%
State avg: 13%
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28 Reviews
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Neighborhood
1101 Victoria Street
Brandon, FL 33510
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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