David C Hinson Senior Middle School

David C Hinson Senior Middle School serves 968 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
David C Hinson Senior Middle School operates within the Volusia School District.

Overview

The student population of 968 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 968 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Students by Grade David C Hinson Senior Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
5%
28%
Black
15%
23%
White
69%
43%
All Ethnic Groups David C Hinson Senior Middle School Sch Ethnicity David C Hinson Senior Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.50 0.45
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.
39%
49%
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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Volusia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
93
23
Number of Students Managed 65,430 9,989
District Total Revenue $628 MM $138 MM
Volusia School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $692 MM $159 MM
Volusia School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,959 $13,793
Volusia School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,976 $15,882
Volusia School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Halifax Behavioral Services (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Halifax Behavioral Services (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westside Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Daytona BeachWestside Elementary School
    1210 Jimmy Ann Dr
    Daytona BeachFL 32117
    (386)274-3400
    1.7 mi | 500 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Daytona BeachChampion Elementary School
    921 Tournament Dr
    Daytona BeachFL 32124
    (386)274-6500
    1.7 mi | 562 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Daytona BeachHalifax Behavioral Services
    841 Jimmy Ann Dr
    Daytona BeachFL 32117
    (386)274-5333
    2.2 mi | 28 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Holly HillHolly Hill School
    1500 Center Ave
    Holly HillFL 32117
    (386)239-6320
    2.4 mi | 914 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Ormond BeachTomoka Elementary School
    999 Old Tomoka Rd
    Ormond BeachFL 32174
    (386)258-4676
    2.5 mi | 727 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Daytona Beach, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Daytona Beach is Champion Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.