Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,706
  • Type
    Public, Magnet
  • Reviews
    199 3.7
  • Ranking

Lake Weir High School is a public magnet school in Ocala Township, Florida. It has 1,706 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 50% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 199 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

10351 Se Maricamp Rd
Ocala, FL 34472
(352) 671-4820

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 199 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I have learned a lot over my 4 years at Lake weir High School. The teachers really care about their students and take their time to make sure you do the best you can.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Admissions: Not difficult getting in this school
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: It's not bad, some days better then others
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Academics: Good Academics, great teachers, workload managable
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Overall Experience: My overall experience at this school is okay. I like this school but if it were up to me I wouldn't be at this school. There are a lot of rules but they only apply to certain people.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Shores Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.33 Emerald Shores Elementary School Public
2.66 Greenway Elementary School Public
3.00 Marion Charter School Public, Charter
Belleview Christian Academy Private, Religious
Kingsbury Academy Public, Alternative
3.00 Harbour View Elementary School Public
2.33 Lake Weir Middle School Public
2.33 Belleview Elementary School Public
Souls Harbor Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Belleview-Santos Elementary School Public
2.66 Belleview Middle School Public
3.00 Belleview High School Public, Magnet
3.33 Forest High School Public, Magnet
3.00 Stanton-Weirsdale Elementary School Public
3.00 Maplewood Elementary School Public
2.00 Silver River Mentoring & Instruction Public, Alternative
2.66 East Marion Elementary School Public
3.00 Ocala Christian Academy Private, Religious
Grace Building Blocks School Private, Religious
Hillcrest School Public
Children's Palace East & Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Ward-Highlands Elementary School Public
Student Services/Exceptional Student Education Public
Redeemer Christian School Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Greenway Elementary School 4 mi. 930
2.33 Lake Weir Middle School 5 mi. 1,323
2.66 Belleview Middle School 6 mi. 1,137
3.00 Belleview High School 6 mi. 1,586
3.33 Forest High School 7 mi. 2,161

Around Lake Weir High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Lake Weir High School United States Belleview High School Belleview Middle School Forest High School Greenway Elementary School Lake Weir Middle School
White 63.0% 51.6% 65.0% 65.0% 65.0% 36.0% 59.0%
African American 17.0% 15.2% 10.0% 8.0% 15.0% 29.0% 18.0%
Hispanic 12.0% 24.5% 17.0% 18.0% 12.0% 23.0% 16.0%
Multiracial 4.0% 2.6% 4.0% 5.0% 4.0% 7.0% 3.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.7% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.5%
Grade 10 26.7%
Grade 11 24.4%
Grade 12 21.4%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 74% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 16% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 59% Technology use, teachers, college assistance
  • 41% Teacher, wide campus area, and capable staff.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 40% Clubs are not taken seriously
  • 33% The lunch! It feels like a prison sometimes
  • 27% Electives and clubs limited in variety. Bland.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 67% "Family-like" bond between IB students
  • 25% Not many clicks
  • 8% We care about others

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 43% Good balance of tech and books
  • 21% Tech savvy. No need for books.
  • 21% Actually needs more books.
  • 14% Friendly environment

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 56% Come to school prepared, and get to class on time!
  • 25% Prioritize your time
  • 19% Look out for dresscode.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 9% I love everything about this school.
  • 82% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 9% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.