C. W. Ruckel Middle School

  • C. W. Ruckel Middle School serves 1,129 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (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 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • C. W. Ruckel Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • C. W. Ruckel Middle School's student population of 1,129 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • C. W. Ruckel Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 C. W. Ruckel Middle School is 0.32, 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#216 out of 3633 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
33%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
82%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaloosa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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