D. S. Parrott Middle School

  • D. S. Parrott Middle School serves 643 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • D. S. Parrott Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • D. S. Parrott Middle School's student population of 643 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • D. S. Parrott Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of D. S. Parrott Middle School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2095 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of D. S. Parrott 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of D. S. Parrott 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in D. S. Parrott Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
12%
22%
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White
66%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in D. S. Parrott Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in D. S. Parrott Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHernando School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to D. S. Parrott Middle School is Endeavor Academy (2.4 miles away)
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