Suncoast Community High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#88
College Readiness Index
78.0
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
4.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,445 Students
  • 80 Teachers

Suncoast Community High School
600 WEST 28TH ST
RIVIERA BEACH, FL 33404

Phone: (561) 882-3400

District: Palm Beach County School District

Overview

Suncoast Community High School participates in four magnet programs: computer science; interdisciplinary; International Baccalaureate (IB); and math, science, and engineering. The school offers a variety of Advanced Placement courses, and electives include an executive internship, eurythmics, and weight training. Suncoast Community High School students can earn an AP International Diploma or IB diploma, as well as a standard diploma. The school offers industry certification in a number of software and hardware programs.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#88
State Rank
#8
Magnet Rank
#31

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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 1,445
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 56%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 80

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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 95%
Proficient in Math 60%
College Readiness Index 78.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 43
Total Students 54,269
Proficient in Reading (district average) 43%
Proficient in Math (district average) 34%
College Readiness (district average) 29.2

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