Tuskawilla Middle School

Tuskawilla Middle School serves 1,088 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Tuskawilla Middle School operates within the Seminole School District.

Overview

The student population of 1088 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,088 students
Tuskawilla Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Tuskawilla Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tuskawilla Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 21:1 15:1
Tuskawilla Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Tuskawilla Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
31%
28%
Tuskawilla Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
23%
Tuskawilla Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
51%
43%
Tuskawilla Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tuskawilla Middle School Sch Ethnicity Tuskawilla 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.
0.64 0.90
Tuskawilla Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
36%
49%
Tuskawilla Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
12%
8%
Tuskawilla Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 74,984 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Seminole School District
Number of Schools
Managed
74
20
Number of Students Managed 74,984 9,122
Seminole School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $581 MM n/a
Seminole School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $601 MM n/a
Seminole School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,941 $0
Seminole School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,262 $0
Seminole 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 Lake Howell High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Seminole Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Bug Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winter Park Lake Howell High School
    4200 Dike Rd
    Winter Park , FL , 32792
    (407)746-9050
    0.4  mi  |  2267  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Casselberry Red Bug Elementary School
    4000 Red Bug Lake Rd
    Casselberry , FL , 32707
    (407)746-8350
    1.3  mi  |  892  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winter Springs Rainbow Elementary School
    1412 Rainbow Trail
    Winter Springs , FL , 32708
    (407)320-8450
    1.4  mi  |  764  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winter Park Eastbrook Elementary School
    5525 Tangerine Ave
    Winter Park , FL , 32792
    (407)746-7950
    2  mi  |  776  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Casselberry Sterling Park Elementary School
    905 Eagle Circle South
    Casselberry , FL , 32707
    (407)746-8250
    2.6  mi  |  756  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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