Kanapaha Middle School

Kanapaha Middle School serves 970 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Kanapaha Middle School operates within the Alachua School District.

School Overview

The student population of 970 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 970 students
Kanapaha Middle School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Kanapaha Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Kanapaha Middle School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Kanapaha Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 19:1 16:1
Kanapaha Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Kanapaha Middle School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
11%
30%
Kanapaha Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
28%
23%
Kanapaha Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
50%
41%
Kanapaha Middle School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Kanapaha 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.
0.66 0.69
Kanapaha Middle School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
41%
52%
Kanapaha Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Kanapaha Middle 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 stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
70
21
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 F. W. Buchholz High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Clarke Middle School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kimball Wiles Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • GainesvilleKimball Wiles Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 808 students
    0.4 miles
    4601 Sw 75th St
    GainesvilleFL 32608
    (352)955-6955
    0.4PK-5808
  • GainesvilleWiles Head Start Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 85 students
    0.7 miles
    4556 Sw 75th St
    GainesvilleFL 32608
    (352)955-7010
    0.7PK85
  • GainesvilleEinstein Montessori SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 2-8 | 100 students
    1 miles
    5910 Sw Archer Rd
    GainesvilleFL 32608
    (352)335-4321
    12-8100
  • GainesvilleLawton M. Chiles Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 688 students
    2.2 miles
    2525 School House Rd
    GainesvilleFL 32608
    (352)333-2825
    2.2PK-5688
  • GainesvilleMyra Terwilliger Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
    3.5 miles
    301 Nw 62nd St
    GainesvilleFL 32607
    (352)955-6717
    3.5PK-5678

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