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F. W. Buchholz High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5510 Nw 27 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32606
Phone
(352) 955-6702
District
ALACHUA
County
ALACHUA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2241
Classroom Teachers
84

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.1% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

F. W. Buchholz High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
67%
51%
71%
54%
62%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

40 30 20 10 0
27
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 577 25.7%
Grade 10 612 27.3%
Grade 11 539 24.1%
Grade 12 513 22.9%
Total 2241 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.5% 44.9% 38.3%
Black 22.7% 36.5% 22.4%
Hispanic 13.6% 12.7% 35.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.1% 5.7% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.6% 46.8% 54.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.5% 44.7% 50.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 2.1% 4.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 268,105 21,538,187
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 276.7 396
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 16.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.9% 31.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.2% 20.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 101,979 7,931,313
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 10.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.8% 88.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.1% 30.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.5% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 13.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.1% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 16.6% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,378 $160,506,410 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $597 $17,817,465 5.7%
Staff $659 $19,667,855 6.3%
General Administration $113 $3,372,485 1.1%
School Administration $546 $16,295,370 5.2%
Operation $1,118 $33,366,710 10.7%
Transportation $394 $11,758,930 3.8%
Other $270 $8,058,150 2.6%
Total Support $3,697 $110,336,965 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,352 $40,350,440 13.0%
Total Expenditures $10,428 $311,223,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,005 $16,679,928,493 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $453 $1,257,007,048 4.0%
Staff $622 $1,727,404,040 5.6%
General Administration $88 $243,699,372 0.8%
School Administration $530 $1,472,075,836 4.7%
Operation $979 $2,718,120,843 8.8%
Transportation $376 $1,043,921,210 3.4%
Other $258 $717,493,116 2.3%
Total Support $3,305 $9,179,773,322 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,872 $5,200,190,918 16.7%
Total Expenditures $11,183 $31,059,861,783 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%