Timber Creek High School in Alafaya, FL - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    3,030
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    910 3.8
  • Ranking

Timber Creek High School is a public coed school in Alafaya, Florida. It has 3,030 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 72% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 910 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1001 Avalon Park Blvd
Orlando, FL 32828
(321) 235-7800

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 910 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Health & Safety: They are pretty good at this stuff. There were rarely any problems.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: These were the best things about TCHS
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I loved Timber Creek and would do High School all over again if I could!
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers who actually love and have a passion for what they do are the best.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: At Timber Creek, there is an extensive amount of clubs that reach out to each student's interests and needs.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Timber Lakes Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Avalon Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Stone Lakes Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Avalon Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Castle Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Camelot Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Sunrise Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 East River High School Public, Coed
Family Christian Academy - Orlando Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Corner Lake Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Discovery Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Waterford Elementary School Public, Coed
Providence Academy Private, Special Education, Coed
Growing Together Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Columbia Elementary School Public, Coed
Montessori School of East Orlando Private, Montessori, Coed
3.00 Bonneville Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 East Lake Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Legacy Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 UCP of Central Florida - East Orlando/Bailes Campus Public, Charter, Coed
3.33 Andover Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Lawton Chiles Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 University High School Public, Magnet, Coed
3.33 Arbor Ridge School Public, Magnet, Coed
3.00 Cypress Springs Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Riverdale Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Downey Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
3.66 Hagerty High School Public, Coed
3.66 Carillon Elementary School Public, Coed
The Conrad Academy Private, Religious, Special Education, Coed
2.66 Union Park Elementary School Public, Magnet, Coed
3.00 Deerwood Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Union Park Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Eastland Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Page Private School Private, Coed
3.00 Hidden Oaks Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Odyssey Middle School Public, Coed
3.66 Walker Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Liberty Middle School Public, Coed
3.66 Partin Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Little River Elementary School Public, Coed
Trace Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.33 Chiles Middle School Public, Coed
Sun Blaze Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Pinar Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Evans Elementary School Public, Coed
Primrose School at Vista Lakes Private, Alternative, Coed
Double R. Private School Private, Coed
2.33 Renaissance Charter School at Chickasaw Trail Public, Charter, Coed
3.66 Stenstrom Elementary School Public, Coed
The Village Academy Private, Religious, Special Education, Coed
3.00 Vista Lakes Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Moss Park Elementary School Public, Coed
Star Child Academy Private, Coed
3.66 Leaders Preparatory School Private, Religious, Coed
2.33 Three Points Elementary School Public, Coed
St. Lukes Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
3.33 Faith Christian Academy & Preschool Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Chickasaw Elementary School Public, Coed
Brush Arbor Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Potter's House Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 The Master's Academy Private, Religious, Coed
4.33 Trinity Preparatory School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Forsyth Woods Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Ventura Elementary School Public, Coed
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2.33 Engelwood Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Jackson Middle School Public, Magnet, Coed
2.66 Cheney Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Colonial High School Public, Magnet, Coed
Good Shepherd Catholic School Private, Religious, Coed
2.33 Orlando Christian Preparatory School Private, Religious, Coed
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 East River High School 2 mi. 1,831
3.00 University High School 5 mi. 3,040
3.66 Hagerty High School 7 mi. 2,249
2.33 Colonial High School 10 mi. 3,357
4.00 Oviedo High School 11 mi. 2,354

Around Timber Creek High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Timber Creek High School United States Florida Colonial High School East River High School Hagerty High School Oviedo High School University High School
White 44.0% 51.0% 40.9% 13.0% 43.0% 70.0% 68.0% 26.0%
Hispanic 35.0% 25.0% 30.0% 71.0% 40.0% 15.0% 16.0% 52.0%
African American 10.0% 15.0% 22.9% 9.0% 9.0% 6.0% 8.0% 10.0%
Asian 5.0% 4.8% 2.6% 2.0% 3.0% 4.0% 2.0% 7.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.8% 3.2% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.3% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.4%
Grade 10 24.5%
Grade 11 24.8%
Grade 12 25.3%

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 134 responses

  • 69% Yes
  • 19% Not sure.
  • 13% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 118 responses

  • 17% Variety of clubs
  • 17% Lunch to see friends
  • 13% Variety of classes
  • 11% The teachers that care about students
  • 10% The athletic teams are the best <3
  • 8% The on-campus coffee shop
  • 6% Everything.
  • 6% Informative administrators
  • 4% Marching Band
  • 2% Haha, best things, lolz
  • 2% The preschool
  • 2% The color guard
  • 1% Class opportunities
  • 0% Choir

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 73 responses

  • 23% Administrative policies
  • 15% School food
  • 11% So many activities, so little time.
  • 11% Athletes get special treatment
  • 10% Too many clicks
  • 7% Students aren't open-minded
  • 6% The classes aren't as rigorous as they should be
  • 5% Current students uninviting to new students
  • 5% The worship of sports
  • 5% Tenure Teachers
  • 2% Overuse of cellphones
  • 1% Pressure to cheat

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 110 responses

  • 21% Has a bank and a Barnie's
  • 20% Our staff, students and moral.
  • 19% School spirit
  • 16% Huge and great variety of classes
  • 6% The demeanor of the students.
  • 5% Nothing
  • 5% Diversity of student interests
  • 3% Everyone is rather annoying
  • 1% The amount and quality of clubs/activities
  • 1% The Color Guard
  • 1% The quality, and commitment of the teachers and s
  • 1% Special Education Program

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 122 responses

  • 25% The ideal high school
  • 13% Cool
  • 13% Busy
  • 10% Meh
  • 10% SGA/athlete dominant
  • 8% Well to do
  • 7% O.K
  • 5% Fun
  • 4% Preppy
  • 2% Not diverse
  • 2% Outstanding
  • 1% Engaging
  • 1% Diverse

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 83 responses

  • 19% Get involved in all that you can!
  • 18% Join clubs to get to know people.
  • 10% Do your best and work passed your limits.
  • 8% Do all you can to help you further your education
  • 7% Keep an open mind.
  • 7% Stand up for yourself no matter what.
  • 6% Follow Jesus
  • 5% Join SGA and every club and take AP and honors
  • 5% Take classes that will challenge you
  • 4% Do what you can to get where you want.
  • 4% Join a sport
  • 2% Stay out of drama, focus on your grades
  • 1% Get involved and take advantage of Dual Enrollment
  • 1% Take every opportunity that the school offers you
  • 1% Take all the AP classes, join clubs, and focus
  • 1% Avoid SGA unless you're a stereotype.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 118 responses

  • 18% I love everything about this school.
  • 73% 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.