Buddy Taylor Middle School

  • Buddy Taylor Middle School serves 923 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Buddy Taylor Middle School's student population of 923 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students923 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buddy Taylor Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buddy Taylor Middle School is 0.61, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1556 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
32%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
57%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Buddy Taylor Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlagler School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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