Buddy Taylor Middle School

3.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
4500 Belle Terre Pkwy
Palm Coast, FL 32164
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Buddy Taylor Middle School serves 888 students in grades 7-8.
Buddy Taylor Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Buddy Taylor Middle School's student population of 888 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students888 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Buddy Taylor Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Buddy Taylor Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Buddy Taylor Middle School is 0.59, 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
#1690 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
33%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
60%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Buddy Taylor Middle School is Flagler-palm Coast High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palm Harbor Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewis E. Wadsworth Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palm Coast Lewis E. Wadsworth Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 931 students
    0.2 miles
    4550 Belle Terre Pkwy
    Palm Coast, FL 32164
    (386) 446-6720
    0.2 PK-6 931
  • Palm Coast Palm Harbor Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-7 | 143 students
    1.8 miles
    95 Old Kings Rd N
    Palm Coast, FL 32137
    (386) 447-9692
    1.8 K-7 143
  • Palm Coast Flagler Technical Institute

    1.9 miles
    5400 E Highway 100
    Palm Coast, FL 32164
    (386) 447-4345
    1.9 n/a n/a
  • Palm Coast Rymfire Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,054 student
    2.6 miles
    1425 Rymfire Dr
    Palm Coast, FL 32164
    (386) 206-4600
    2.6 PK-6 1,054
  • Palm Coast Imagine School At Town Center Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 900 students
    3.6 miles
    775 Town Center Blvd
    Palm Coast, FL 32164
    (386) 586-0100
    3.6 K-8 900

School Reviews

  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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