Frostproof Middle/senior High School

1000 North Palm Ave

Frostproof, FL 33843-3547

Tel: (863)635-7809
Grades: 6-12

1,052 students

Frostproof Middle/senior High School serves 1,052 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Frostproof Middle/senior High School operates within the Polk School District.

Overview

The student population of 1052 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 1,052 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Students by Grade Frostproof Middle/senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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 13:1 15:1
Hispanic
33%
28%
Black
11%
23%
White
50%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Frostproof Middle/senior High School Sch Ethnicity Frostproof Middle/senior 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.
0.63 0.45
Frostproof Middle/senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
62%
49%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 106,398 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
160
23
Number of Students Managed 106,398 9,989
Polk School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $138 MM
Polk School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $972 MM $159 MM
Polk School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,668 $13,793
Polk School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,270 $15,882
Polk School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Polk County Sheriff's Central Center (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bok Academy (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ben Hill Griffin Junior Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FrostproofBen Hill Griffin Junior Elementary School
    501 Mccloud Rd
    FrostproofFL 33843
    (863)635-7820
    0.6 mi | 390 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • FrostproofFrostproof Elementary School
    118 West 3rd St
    FrostproofFL 33843
    (863)635-7802
    1.1 mi | 410 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • FrostproofAlpi Frostproof Child Development Center
    701 Hopson Rd
    FrostproofFL 33843
    (863)635-3396
    3.4 mi | 54 students | Gr. PK                      
  • BartowPolk County Sheriff's Central Center
    Alternative School
    2390 Bob Phillips Rd
    BartowFL 33830
    (863)519-3611
    Alternative School

    3.6 mi | 51 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Babson ParkDale R Fair Babson Park Elementary School
    Charter School
    815 North Scenic Hwy
    Babson ParkFL 33827
    (863)678-4664
    Charter School

    5 mi | 469 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Polk 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 0.57, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Polk County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.