Paxon School/advanced Studies 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3239 Norman E Thagard Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32254
Phone
(904) 693-7583
District
DUVAL
County
DUVAL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1491
Classroom Teachers
76

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.0% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Paxon School/advanced Studies School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 25
Proficiency in Reading 62 29
Proficiency in Math 27 22

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.62
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.36
AVG FOR STATE 15.30
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 425 28.5%
Grade 10 407 27.3%
Grade 11 356 23.9%
Grade 12 303 20.3%
Total 1491 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 42.6% 37.8% 40.9%
Black 41.4% 46.1% 23.3%
Hispanic 6.2% 11.0% 32.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.6% 4.8% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.0% 39.2% 52.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.1% 38.0% 47.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 1.3% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 900,890 20,984,400
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,063.1 385
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 17.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.0% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.0% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 19.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 341,906 7,510,882
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.9% 87.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.1% 28.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.7% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.2% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.1% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 13.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,390 $688,049,670 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $514 $65,613,642 5.4%
Staff $580 $74,038,740 6.1%
General Administration $60 $7,659,180 0.6%
School Administration $451 $57,571,503 4.8%
Operation $777 $99,186,381 8.2%
Transportation $430 $54,890,790 4.5%
Other $218 $27,828,354 2.3%
Total Support $3,030 $386,788,590 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,034 $131,993,202 10.9%
Total Expenditures $9,454 $1,206,831,462 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,209 $14,552,719,385 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $371 $1,035,940,401 3.9%
Staff $527 $1,473,008,444 5.5%
General Administration $76 $213,079,669 0.8%
School Administration $467 $1,305,855,233 4.9%
Operation $850 $2,373,518,399 8.9%
Transportation $340 $948,567,783 3.6%
Other $218 $608,321,274 2.3%
Total Support $2,848 $7,958,106,537 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,444 $4,035,574,944 15.2%
Total Expenditures $9,502 $26,546,144,583 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%