Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School

Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School serves 859 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Jere L. Stambaugh Middle School operates within the Polk School District.

Overview

The student population of 859 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 859 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
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
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
23%
28%
Black
14%
23%
White
59%
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.
0.58 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.
67%
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 107,336 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
22
Number of Students Managed 107,336 9,797
District Total Revenue $915 MM $138 MM
District Spending $972 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,668 $13,793
District Spending / Student $10,270 $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 Auburndale Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westwood Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Auburndale Central Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AuburndaleAuburndale Senior High School
    1 Bloodhound Trl
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-6200
    0.3 mi | 1567 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AuburndaleAuburndale Central Elementary School
    320 Lemon St
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5450
    0.6 mi | 451 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AuburndaleWalter Caldwell Elementary School
    141 Dairy Rd
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5470
    0.7 mi | 621 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AuburndaleEast Area Adult School
    300 Bridgers Ave East
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5475
    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • AuburndaleLena Vista Elementary School
    925 Berkley Rd
    AuburndaleFL 33823
    (863)965-5464
    1.8 mi | 813 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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