Deland Middle School

  • Deland Middle School serves 1,070 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Deland Middle School operates within the Volusia School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1070 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,070 students
Deland Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Deland Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
Deland Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeDeland Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Deland Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Deland Middle School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
25%
31%
Deland Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
13%
23%
Deland Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
58%
40%
Deland Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Deland Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDeland Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.70
Deland Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
53%
Deland Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Deland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Volusia School District's student population of 61,777 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,126 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,344 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District NameVolusia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
90
22
Number of Students Managed61,77710,184
Volusia School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$618 MM$132 MM
Volusia School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$632 MM$140 MM
Volusia School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,126$11,888
Volusia School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,344$12,571
Volusia School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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