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
Hawthorne Middle/high School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Hawthorne Middle/high School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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
Hawthorne Middle/high School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
28%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
31%
23%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
43%
Hawthorne Middle/high School White (1988-2012)
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
Hawthorne Middle/high School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
Hawthorne Middle/high School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
Alachua School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hawthorne Chester Shell Elementary School
    21633 Se 65 Ave
    Hawthorne , FL 32640
    (352)481-1901
    0.3  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Hawthorne Ochwilla Elementary School
    299 North State Rd 21
    Hawthorne , FL 32640
    (352)481-0204
    5  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Melrose Melrose Elementary School
    401 State Rd 26
    Melrose , FL 32666
    (352)475-2060
    9.7  mi  |  359  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Gainesville Eastside High School
    Magnet School
    1201 Se 43rd St
    Gainesville , FL 32641
    (352)955-6704
    Magnet School
    11.1  mi  |  1324  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Gainesville Lake Forest Elementary School
    4401 Se 4th Ave
    Gainesville , FL 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 0.00, 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.