The top 40 area public high schools are highlighted in the rankings, which were compiled by the Tampa Bay Business Journal using statistics from the Florida Department of Education.
Dunedin High School outranks most Tampa Bay high schools when it comes to 2012 SAT scores. The top 40 public high schools in the Tampa Bay area are highlighted in the rankings, which were compiled by the Tampa Bay Business Journal using statistics from the Florida Department of Education. Dunedin High was No. 33 on the list. The maximum possible SAT score is 2400. There are three parts to the SAT tests: math, verbal and writing. Each part is worth a maximum 800 points for a maximum total SAT score of 2400. Dunedin High's average 2012 SAT score was 1476. Here's a look at the five top-ranked high schools in Tampa Bay: See the full list and search the rankings in Tampa Bay Business Journal's report.
College entrance exams mean a great deal to childrens' futures. Helping understand what students can expect when they take these tests and how to prepare for them are the first steps toward success.
Every school year, one of the most stressful aspects for high school students is taking those "dreaded" college entrance examinations known as the SAT's or ACT's. Students planning to attend college are under immense pressure to perform well on standardized tests and obtain the scores that their selected colleges require in the areas of reading, math, writing and - in the case of the ACT - science. Unfortunately, there are no magic formulas or easy solutions to help students to attain their desired scores. However, there are numerous steps that parents and students can take to prepare for the exams and reduce everyone's stress levels: Understand How the SAT and ACT Differ While the SAT and ACT test much of the same material required for …