Amos P. Godby High School

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1717 W Tharpe St

Tallahassee, FL 32303

(850) 488-1325

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,041

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Amos P. Godby High School

The teachers here are excellent and actually care about us we went from an F to an A school. I attend here and it is a great school. The leadership and staff do their job and do it effectively. The Academy of Finance and Academy of Information Technology are also great programs to help you get an early ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/03/11

Godby maybe a F school this year, but i go there and i know these teachers try and teach the students what is expected. Godby has the IT academy and the AOF academy which i am in and its awesome. even though im deciding to move away for my 11th grade year. I know on top of everything this school comes ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/18/09

I think this school has a long way to go to improve education.. This school is a D School!!! That isn't teaching our children...

Posted by a parent on 04/10/09

I love this school. Even with the flaws that it is the most diverse school in Leon county. I have many relatives that has graduated and made a successful lifestyle for themselves. This school happens to be a eye opener to students and others that are outside looking in.

Posted by a student on 12/11/08

this school is a really bad school!!! the teachers here do not help me child. she comes home form school confused. they dont take the time to explain the things that the children do not understand. they need to take more time to help the kids.

Posted by a student on 10/08/08

Godby is a great school with great people runing the school, sure there are a few exceptions but for the most part a great program all around. I graduated in 2003 with a 3.5 GPA and I participated in several sports such as football, weightlifting, shot-put, and wrestling. all the coaching staff is top ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/12/08

My child had many positive learning experiences at Godby, both through academic and extracurricular activities. While not every teacher was exceptional, the vast majority were warm, caring individuals who were truly committed to their students, and most were excellent instructors and leaders.

Posted by a parent on 01/30/08

i am curently a senior at godby, and i honestly can not stand the school! i have been there for 5 years. only because of the class sizes! there is huge classes, some with 30-35 kids in them. the teachers get frustrated very easily, and as much as godby says that they are working on the racism problem, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/13/07

Im concerned in the saftey of this school

Posted by a parent on 08/28/07

well I graduated from Godby in 2002, and all I have to say is the school could us improvement. First off the faculty was not open minded at all. Over all the school didn't not impress me at all.

Posted by a former student on 11/22/06

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Test scores for Amos P. Godby High School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Amos P. Godby High School
Leon County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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Tallahassee schools — Amos P. Godby High School is located at 1717 W Tharpe St, Tallahassee FL 32303. 1717 W Tharpe St is in the 32303 ZIP code in Tallahassee, FL The school district for Amos P. Godby High School is the Leon County Public Schools. Amos P. Godby High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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