Arlington Middle School

  • Arlington Middle School serves 821 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Arlington Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Arlington Middle School's student population of 821 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arlington Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arlington Middle School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3148 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
32%
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Black
57%
23%
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White
24%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arlington Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Arlington Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arlington Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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