1660 Palmetto St
Clearwater, FL 33755
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School serves 796 students in grades 6-8.
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Clearwater Fundamental Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Clearwater Fundamental Middle School's student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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Date
End of fourth quarter. Last day for all students. Students will be released two hours early.
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Clearwater Fundamental Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Clearwater Fundamental Middle School is 0.48, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#125 out of 3628 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
70%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 796 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Btm 50%)

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