Paxton School



Paxton School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paxton School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 51
1 45
2 61
3 55
4 59
5 73
6 69
7 65
8 60
9 61
10 59
11 54
12 46

Paxton School is a public high school of the Walton School District located in Paxton, FL. It has 778 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th. Paxton School is the 409th largest public high school in Florida and the 7,576th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.7 to 1.

Total Students: 778
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,576th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 409th out of 1,137
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 467th out of 945
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 424th out of 947

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Paxton School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 396
(51%)
1,530
(49%)
 Male 382
(49%)
1,617
(51%)

Paxton School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 714
(92%)
2,550
(81%)
 Black 24
(3%)
210
(7%)
 Two or More 19
(2%)
125
(4%)
 Hispanic 16
(2%)
220
(7%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
14
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Paxton School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 425
(55%)
1,394
(44%)
 Not Eligible 321
(41%)
1,619
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(4%)
134
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Paxton School is ranked 383rd out of 1,042 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paxton School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Paxton School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 645
2006 625
2007 647
2008 618
2009 647
2010 627
2011 624
2012 629
2013 670
2014 723
2015 778

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.5
2007 13.2
2008 11.2
2009 14.1
2010 15.8
2011 15.9
2012 12.8
2013 14.3
2014 15.4
2015 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49302325581395
2006 0.48
2007 0.45285935085008
2008 0.46278317152104
2009 0.48377125193199
2010 0.47527910685805
2011 0.54647435897436
2012 0.49284578696343
2013 0.57164179104478
2014 0.5283540802213
2015 0.58740359897172

Compare Paxton School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,661.3% 16.6:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
This School 58.7%
 

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Public PK - 12 778 17.7:1  
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Public PK - 12 345 18.2:1 22 miles
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