Ft. Walton Beach High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#477
College Readiness Index
46.6
Math Proficiency
3.4
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,827 Students
  • 111 Teachers

Ft. Walton Beach High School
400 HOLLYWOOD BLVD SW
FORT WALTON BEACH, FL 32548

Phone: (850) 833-3300

District: Okaloosa County School District

Overview

Ft. Walton Beach High School is ranked 29th within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ft. Walton Beach High School is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 30 percent. Ft. Walton Beach High School is 1 of 15 high schools in the Okaloosa County School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#477
State Rank
#29
STEM Rank
#241

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,827
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 30%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 25%
Full-Time Teachers 111

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 67%
Proficient in Math 86%
College Readiness Index 46.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 15
Total Students 10,113
Proficient in Reading (district average) 56%
Proficient in Math (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 39.0

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