A. L. Mebane Middle School

A. L. Mebane Middle School serves 356 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
A. L. Mebane Middle School operates within the Alachua School District.

School Overview

The student population of 356 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 356 students
A. L. Mebane Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % A. L. Mebane Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
A. L. Mebane Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade A. L. Mebane Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
A. L. Mebane Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
10%
30%
A. L. Mebane Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
34%
23%
A. L. Mebane Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
53%
41%
A. L. Mebane Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
A. L. Mebane Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups A. L. Mebane Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.46
A. L. Mebane Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
54%
52%
A. L. Mebane Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
A. L. Mebane Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,157 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,126 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,487 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
22
Number of Students Managed 28,157 10,137
Alachua School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $281 MM $132 MM
Alachua School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $264 MM $140 MM
Alachua School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,126 $11,888
Alachua School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,487 $12,571
Alachua School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Santa Fe High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alachua Learning Center , Inc. Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alachua Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AlachuaAlachua Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 365 students13800 Nw 152nd Place
    AlachuaFL 32615
    (386)462-1841
    0.63-5365
  • AlachuaSanta Fe High School
    Magnet School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1135 students16213 Nw Us Hwy 441
    AlachuaFL 32615
    (386)462-1125
    1.29-121135
  • AlachuaW. W. Irby Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 506 students13505 Nw 140th St
    AlachuaFL 32615
    (386)462-5002
    1.7PK-2506
  • AlachuaAlachua Learning Center , Inc. Middle School
    Charter School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 56 students11100 West State Rd 235
    AlachuaFL 32615
    (386)418-2080
    1.96-856
  • AlachuaAlachua Learning Center, Inc. Elementary School
    Charter School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 112 students11100 West Sr 235
    AlachuaFL 32615
    (386)418-2080
    2KG-5112

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