Centennial Middle School

Centennial Middle School serves 662 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Centennial Middle School operates within the Pasco School District.

Overview

The student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 662 students
Centennial Middle School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Centennial Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Centennial Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Centennial Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Centennial Middle School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
23%
28%
Centennial Middle School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
6%
23%
Centennial Middle School Black (2002-2012)
White
64%
43%
Centennial Middle School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Centennial Middle School Sch Ethnicity Centennial Middle 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.
0.54 0.90
Centennial Middle School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
56%
49%
Centennial Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Centennial Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 76,376 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Pasco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
20
Number of Students Managed 76,376 9,122
Pasco School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $647 MM n/a
Pasco School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $703 MM n/a
Pasco School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,689 $0
Pasco School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,525 $0
Pasco 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 Zephyrhills High School (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is James Irvin Education Center (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dade City Centennial Elementary School
    38501 Centennial Rd
    Dade City , FL , 33525
    (352)524-5000
    0  mi  |  662  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Zephyrhills Zephyrhills High Adult Education
    6335 12th St
    Zephyrhills , FL , 33542
    (813)794-6100
    3.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Zephyrhills Zephyrhills High School
    6335 12th St
    Zephyrhills , FL , 33542
    (813)794-6100
    3.7  mi  |  1575  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Zephyrhills Woodland Elementary School
    38203 Henry Dr
    Zephyrhills , FL , 33542
    (813)794-6400
    3.8  mi  |  887  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dade City Pasco High Adult Education
    36850 State Rd 52
    Dade City , FL , 33525
    (352)524-5500
    3.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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