Christa Mcauliffe Middle School

6500 Le Chalet Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL 33472
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School serves 1,455 students in grades 6-8.
Christa Mcauliffe 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 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Christa Mcauliffe Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Christa Mcauliffe Middle School's student population of 1,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,455 students
This chart display total students of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Christa Mcauliffe Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School is 0.68, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#821 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
17%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
48%
36%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.68
This chart display the diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Christa Mcauliffe Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Christa Mcauliffe Middle School's ranking?
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School is ranked #821 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Christa Mcauliffe Middle School often compared to?
Christa Mcauliffe Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Don Estridge High Tech Middle School, Woodlands Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 63% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Christa Mcauliffe Middle School?
1,455 students attend Christa Mcauliffe Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Christa Mcauliffe Middle School?
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Christa Mcauliffe Middle School offer ?
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Christa Mcauliffe Middle School part of?
Christa Mcauliffe Middle School is part of Palm Beach School District.

School Reviews

Review Christa Mcauliffe Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Learn about how public schools are making their campuses greener through technology investments, policy changes, and eco-friendly student education.
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Public Schools in a Minute
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Quick Links