Bak Middle School Of The Arts serves 1,381 students in grades 6-8.
Bak Middle School Of The Arts placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 96% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bak Middle School Of The Arts ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Bak Middle School Of The Arts's student population of 1,381 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
79 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School for Students
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
School Holiday *Spring Break*
March 20, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School for Students
May 26, 2023 (Friday)

School Rankings

Bak Middle School Of The Arts is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bak Middle School Of The Arts is 0.67, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 3628 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
33%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
52%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

3   5/17/2021
This school is extremely left leaning and teachers will target and fail your student if they sense that you or your child are not equally far left leaning.
- Posted by Parent - Parent
5   2/6/2017
This school is awesome it has a lot of things to do there
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Stephanie

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,381 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 96% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20%)

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