Turkey Creek Middle School

5005 South Turkey Creek Rd,

Plant City, FL, 33567-8648

Tel: (813)757-9442
Grades: 6-8

963 students

Turkey Creek Middle School serves 963 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Turkey Creek Middle School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

Overview

The student population of 963 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 963 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 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 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
45%
28%
Black
5%
23%
White
46%
43%
Unknown
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.59
0.69
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 64%
49%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
8%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 197,041 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
294
n/a
Number of Students Managed 197,041
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Durant High School (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Willis Peters Exceptional Center (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robinson Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Recommended May 24, 2010 - If you have a child with an IEP, you better scream real loud to be sure it is followed. As a parent, don't wait for them to email or call you back, they aren't very good at that. Administration does not keep their word. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended September 26, 2007 - turkey creek is a very nice school, but it needs more oppurtunities. I am a student here. The imviroment around this school is okay, but not the best. I love this school but it needs some work. Give the kids more chances to do what they love. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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