Avon Park Middle School

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401 S Lake Ave
Avon Park, FL 33825
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Avon Park Middle School serves 699 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Avon Park 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Avon Park Middle School's student population of 699 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Avon Park Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Avon Park Middle School is 0.69, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3046 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
41%
33%
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Black
26%
22%
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White
29%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighlands School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Avon Park Middle School is Avon Park High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highlands Youth Academy (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Memorial Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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