Compass Middle Charter School

  • Compass Middle Charter School serves 144 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Compass Middle Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Compass Middle Charter School's student population of 144 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Compass Middle Charter School is ranked within the bottom 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 Compass Middle Charter School is 0.65, 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#3553 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
47%
33%
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Black
30%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Compass Middle Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Compass Middle Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Compass Middle Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Compass Middle Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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