Deland Middle School

Deland Middle School serves 1,094 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Deland Middle School operates within the Volusia School District.

Overview

The student population of 1094 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,094 students
Deland Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade Deland 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 0.57 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
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
18%
28%
Black
13%
23%
White
62%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Deland Middle School Sch Ethnicity Deland 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.
0.57 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.
51%
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.
6%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Volusia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
93
23
Number of Students Managed 65,430 9,989
Volusia School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $628 MM $138 MM
Volusia School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $692 MM $159 MM
Volusia School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,959 $13,793
Volusia School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,976 $15,882
Volusia 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 Highbanks Learning Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southwestern Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith I. Starke Elementary School (1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DelandEdith I. Starke Elementary School
    730 South Parsons Ave
    DelandFL 32720
    (386)943-7950
    1 mi | 351 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DelandSouthwestern Middle School
    605 West New Hampshire Ave
    DelandFL 32720
    (386)822-6700
    1.1 mi | 685 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DebaryHighbanks Learning Center
    Alternative School
    336 East Highbanks Rd
    DebaryFL 32713
    (386)822-7896
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | 31 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • DelandFreedom Elementary School
    1395 South Blue Lake Ave
    DelandFL 32724
    (386)943-7670
    1.6 mi | 707 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DelandEse Related Services Elementary School
    Special Education School
    200 North Clara Ave
    DelandFL 32720
    (386)734-7190
    Special Education School

    1.9 mi | 18 students | Gr. PK                      

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Did You Know?
Deland, 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 0.53, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Deland is Edith I. Starke Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.