George W. Jenkins Senior 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6000 Lakeland Highlands Rd
Lakeland, FL 33813
Phone
(863) 648-3566
District
POLK
County
POLK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2291
Classroom Teachers
110

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

7

(10 is best)

Better than 68.8% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

George W. Jenkins Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
49%
53%
55%
50%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
55%
56%
52%
62%
57%
59%
55%
56%
52%
62%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
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 9 650 28.4%
Grade 10 608 26.5%
Grade 11 544 23.7%
Grade 12 489 21.3%
Total 2291 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.7% 39.6% 39.1%
Black 17.3% 21.1% 22.7%
Hispanic 23.5% 37.2% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.0% 1.6% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.9% 52.1% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.9% 51.4% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.7% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 668,671 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 332.7 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.0% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.6% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.6% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 20.0% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 231,260 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 11.9% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.8% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.1% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.8% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.7% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.4% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.3% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 11.8% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,977 $611,417,215 62.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $374 $38,258,330 3.9%
Staff $490 $50,124,550 5.1%
General Administration $79 $8,081,305 0.8%
School Administration $420 $42,963,900 4.4%
Operation $720 $73,652,400 7.5%
Transportation $335 $34,268,825 3.5%
Other $209 $21,379,655 2.2%
Total Support $2,626 $268,626,670 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,009 $103,215,655 10.5%
Total Expenditures $9,612 $983,259,540 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%