Emerald Coast Middle School

Grades: 5-8

656 students

Emerald Coast Middle School serves 656 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Emerald Coast Middle School operates within the Walton School District.

Overview

The student population of 656 students has grown by 128% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 126% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 656 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
10%
28%
Black
2%
23%
White
83%
42%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.30 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.
21%
51%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,269 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,810 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,653 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 52% over four years.
School District Name Walton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
22
Number of Students Managed 9,269 9,797
District Total Revenue $90 MM $138 MM
District Spending $102 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,810 $13,793
District Spending / Student $14,653 $15,882
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 South Walton High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seaside Neighborhood School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Van R. Butler Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Rosa BeachVan R. Butler Elementary School
    6694 West County Hwy 30a
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5040
    0 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 915 students                      
  • Santa Rosa BeachSouth Walton High School
    645 Greenway Trl
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5020
    5.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 547 students                      
  • Santa Rosa Beach Seaside Neighborhood School
    Charter School
    10 Smolian Circle
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)231-0396
    Charter School

    7.9 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 135 students                      
  • Santa Rosa BeachBay Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    118 Gilmore Rd
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5050
    8.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 299 students                      
  • DestinDestin Middle School
    4608 Legendary Marina Dr
    DestinFL 32541
    (850)833-7655
    9.4 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 605 students                      

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