Okaloosa Academy

Tel: (850)864-3133
Grades 6-12
285 students
Okaloosa Academy serves 285 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Okaloosa Academy operates within the Okaloosa School District.

School Overview

The student population of 285 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 285 students
Okaloosa Academy Total Students (1997-2014)
Gender % Okaloosa Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Okaloosa Academy Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Okaloosa Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 24:1 16:1
Okaloosa Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Okaloosa Academy Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
9%
30%
Okaloosa Academy Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
35%
23%
Okaloosa Academy Black Students (1997-2014)
White
51%
41%
Okaloosa Academy White Students (1997-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Okaloosa Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Okaloosa Academy 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.
0.61 0.46
Okaloosa Academy Diversity Score (1997-2014)
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.
62%
52%
Okaloosa Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
2%
6%
Okaloosa Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,223 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,351 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,950 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Okaloosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
22
Number of Students Managed 30,223 10,137
Okaloosa School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $270 MM $132 MM
Okaloosa School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $287 MM $140 MM
Okaloosa School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,351 $11,888
Okaloosa School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,950 $12,571
Okaloosa 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 Choice High School And Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Choice High School And Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Choice High School And Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • Fort Walton BeachChoice High School And Technical Center
    Alternative School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 4-12 | 306 students1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3500
    0.34-12306
  • Fort Walton BeachAdolescent Substance Abuse
    Alternative School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-121015 Mar Walt Dr
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)301-3090
    0.96-12n/a
  • Fort Walton BeachKenwood Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 608 students15 Eagle St Ne
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3570
    1.1PK-5608
  • Fort Walton BeachChoctawhatchee Senior High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1615 students110 Racetrack Rd Nw
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3614
    1.29-121615
  • Fort Walton BeachW. C. Pryor Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 626 students201 Racetrack Rd Nw
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3613
    1.26-8626

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