Jupiter Middle School

Jupiter Middle School serves 1,186 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Jupiter Middle School operates within the Palm Beach School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1186 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,186 students
Jupiter Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jupiter Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Jupiter Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jupiter Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 16:1 16:1
Jupiter Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Jupiter Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
23%
30%
Jupiter Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
11%
23%
Jupiter Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
62%
41%
Jupiter Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Jupiter Middle 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.
0.56 0.46
Jupiter Middle 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.
35%
52%
Jupiter Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Jupiter Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Palm Beach School District's student population of 182,895 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,128 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,289 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Palm Beach School District
Number of Schools
Managed
276
22
Number of Students Managed 182,895 10,137
Palm Beach School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,924 MM $132 MM
Palm Beach School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $1,952 MM $140 MM
Palm Beach School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,128 $11,888
Palm Beach School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,289 $12,571
Palm Beach School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Jupiter High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Independence Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lighthouse Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JupiterLighthouse Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 734 students
    0.2 miles
    4750 Dakota Dr
    JupiterFL 33458
    (561)741-9400
    0.2PK-2734
  • JupiterBeacon Cove Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 921 students
    1.1 miles
    150 Schoolhouse Rd
    JupiterFL 33458
    (561)366-6400
    1.13-5921
  • JupiterIndependence Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1330 students
    1.2 miles
    4001 Greenway Dr
    JupiterFL 33458
    (561)799-7500
    1.26-81330
  • JupiterJupiter High Adult Education Center

    1.8 miles
    500 Military Trl
    JupiterFL 33458
    (561)744-7931
    1.8n/an/a
  • JupiterJupiter High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2697 students
    1.8 miles
    500 Military Trl
    JupiterFL 33458
    (561)744-7900
    1.89-122697

School Reviews

jupiter middle school you can ever go to. When we learn it seems like we are more safisticated than 35 year olds. Are sports teams are unbeatable. For elictives you got alot of choices trust me on this one. Oh and let not forget all of our awards wehave over a hundred of them for each catagorie!!! Can you belive that. So go to jupiter middle you wont regret it!!!!!!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 11/15/12

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