Tavares Middle School

Tavares Middle School serves 1,030 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Tavares Middle School operates within the Lake School District.

Overview

The student population of 1030 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,030 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 19:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
15%
28%
Black
11%
23%
White
69%
42%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.49 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.
45%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,289 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,414 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,931 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Lake School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
22
Number of Students Managed 44,289 9,797
District Total Revenue $386 MM $138 MM
District Spending $366 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,414 $13,793
District Spending / Student $8,931 $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 Lake County Acer Program (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake County Acer Program (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake County Acer Program (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TavaresLake County Acer Program
    Alternative School
    551 West Main St
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6675
    Alternative School

    2.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 12 students                      
  • TavaresTavares High School
    603 North New Hampshire Ave
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)343-3007
    2.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1237 students                      
  • TavaresLake Virtual Franchise
    201 West Burleigh Blvd
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6550
    2.9 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 113 students                      
  • TavaresNon School Pk
    Alternative School
    201 West Burleigh Blvd
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6780
    Alternative School

    2.9 mi | Gr. PK | 28 students                      
  • TavaresLake Virtual Instruction Program
    201 West Burleigh Blvd
    TavaresFL 32778
    (352)253-6550
    3 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 79 students                      

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