Blountstown Middle School

  • Blountstown Middle School serves 291 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Blountstown Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Blountstown Middle School's student population of 291 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blountstown Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blountstown Middle School is 0.47, 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 School Rank (16-17)#732 out of 3650 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
18%
22%
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White
70%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Blountstown Middle School is Calhoun Virtual Franchise (0.5 miles away)
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