Hawthorne Middle/high School

21403 Se 69th Ave

Hawthorne, FL 32640-3944

Tel: (352)481-1900
Grades: 6-12

310 students

Hawthorne Middle/high School serves 310 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Hawthorne Middle/high School operates within the Alachua School District.

Overview

The student population of 310 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 310 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade Hawthorne Middle/high School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
28%
Black
31%
23%
White
62%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Hawthorne Middle/high School Sch Ethnicity Hawthorne Middle/high 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.
0.52 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.
54%
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 28,719 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
23
Number of Students Managed 28,719 9,989
District Total Revenue $268 MM $138 MM
Alachua School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $266 MM $159 MM
Alachua School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,732 $13,793
Alachua School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,666 $15,882
Alachua 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 Eastside High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Professional Academy Magnet At Loften High School (12.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Shell Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HawthorneChester Shell Elementary School
    21633 Se 65 Ave
    HawthorneFL 32640
    (352)481-1901
    0.3 mi | 203 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HawthorneOchwilla Elementary School
    299 North State Rd 21
    HawthorneFL 32640
    (352)481-0204
    5 mi | 448 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MelroseMelrose Elementary School
    401 State Rd 26
    MelroseFL 32666
    (352)475-2060
    9.7 mi | 359 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GainesvilleEastside High School
    Magnet School
    1201 Se 43rd St
    GainesvilleFL 32641
    (352)955-6704
    Magnet School

    11.1 mi | 1324 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • GainesvilleLake Forest Elementary School
    4401 Se 4th Ave
    GainesvilleFL 32641
    (352)955-6710
    11.2 mi | 353 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Alachua County, 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 0.45, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Alachua County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.