Okaloosa Academy

Tel: (850)864-3133
Grades: 6-12

304 students

Okaloosa Academy serves 304 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Okaloosa Academy operates within the Okaloosa School District.

Overview

The student population of 304 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 304 students
Okaloosa Academy Total Students (1997-2012)
Gender % 60% Male / 40%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Okaloosa Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Okaloosa Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 20:1 15:1
Okaloosa Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Okaloosa Academy American Indian (1997-2012)
Asian
2%
2%
Okaloosa Academy Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
11%
28%
Okaloosa Academy Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
33%
23%
Okaloosa Academy Black (1997-2012)
White
50%
43%
Okaloosa Academy White (1997-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Okaloosa Academy Sch Ethnicity Okaloosa Academy 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.
0.63 0.45
Okaloosa Academy Diversity Score (1997-2012)
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.
60%
49%
Okaloosa Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
4%
8%
Okaloosa Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,286 students has grown by 17% over five years.
School District Name Okaloosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
23
Number of Students Managed 34,286 9,989
Okaloosa School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $266 MM $138 MM
Okaloosa School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $293 MM $159 MM
Okaloosa School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,140 $13,793
Okaloosa School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,066 $15,882
Okaloosa 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 Choice High School And Technical Center (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Choice High School And Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Choice High School And Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort Walton Beach Choice High School And Technical Center
    Alternative School
    1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
    Fort Walton Beach , FL 32547
    (850)833-3500
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  303  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Fort Walton Beach Okaloosa Blended School
    1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
    Fort Walton Beach , FL 32547
    (850)833-3889
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fort Walton Beach Adolescent Substance Abuse
    Alternative School
    1015 Mar Walt Dr
    Fort Walton Beach , FL 32547
    (850)301-3090
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Fort Walton Beach Kenwood Elementary School
    15 Eagle St Ne
    Fort Walton Beach , FL 32547
    (850)833-3570
    1.1  mi  |  615  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Walton Beach W. C. Pryor Middle School
    201 Racetrack Rd Nw
    Fort Walton Beach , FL 32547
    (850)833-3613
    1.2  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Fort Walton Beach, 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 0.46, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Fort Walton Beach is Ocean City Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.