Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School

Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School serves 879 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School operates within the Polk School District.

Overview

The student population of 879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 879 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 16:1 15:1
Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
20%
28%
Black
13%
23%
White
60%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School Sch Ethnicity Jere L. Stambaugh 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.
0.58 0.45
Jere L. Stambaugh Middle 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.
68%
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.
9%
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 (1988-2012)
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 Auburndale Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westwood Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Auburndale Central Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AuburndaleAuburndale Central Elementary School
    320 Lemon St
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5450
    0.4 mi | 451 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AuburndaleAuburndale Senior High School
    1 Bloodhound Trail
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-6200
    0.5 mi | 1475 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AuburndaleEast Area Adult School
    300 East Bridgers Ave
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5475
    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • AuburndaleWalter Caldwell Elementary School
    141 Dairy Rd
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5470
    0.8 mi | 621 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AuburndaleLena Vista Elementary School
    925 Berkley Rd
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5464
    1.8 mi | 783 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 20, 2006 - Great school for children who needs improvement in their learning skills, great activities for children to participate and what I can say about the level of parent involve in school, I'm not sure, just because I'm new to this school, what I can say about this school is the fast respond and children care is excellent expecially with the couselor and the parent communication is excellent, great school.... - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
Auburndale, 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 0.51, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Auburndale is Walter Caldwell Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.