Hawthorne Middle/high School

Hawthorne Middle/high School serves 281 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Hawthorne Middle/high School operates within the Alachua School District.

School Overview

The student population of 281 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 281 students
Hawthorne Middle/high School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hawthorne Middle/high School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Hawthorne Middle/high School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hawthorne Middle/high School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Hawthorne Middle/high School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
30%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
40%
23%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
56%
41%
Hawthorne Middle/high School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.53 0.69
Hawthorne Middle/high School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
72%
52%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Alachua School District's student population of 28,157 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,126 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
23
Number of Students Managed 28,157 8,489
Alachua School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $281 MM n/a
Alachua School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $264 MM n/a
Alachua School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,126 n/a
Alachua School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,487 n/a
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 Eastside High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School (12.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Shell Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HawthorneChester Shell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 194 students
    0.3 miles
    21633 Se 65th Ave
    HawthorneFL 32640
    (352)481-1901
    0.3PK-5194
  • HawthorneOchwilla Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
    5 miles
    299 North State Rd 21
    HawthorneFL 32640
    (352)481-0204
    5PK-5433
  • MelroseMelrose Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 384 students
    9.7 miles
    401 State Rd 26
    MelroseFL 32666
    (352)475-2060
    9.7PK-6384
  • GainesvilleEastside High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1346 students
    11.1 miles
    1201 Se 43rd St
    GainesvilleFL 32641
    (352)955-6704
    11.19-121346
  • GainesvilleLake Forest Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
    11.2 miles
    4401 Se 4th Ave
    GainesvilleFL 32641
    (352)955-6710
    11.2PK-5300

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