Don Estridge High Technical Middle School

  • Don Estridge High Technical Middle School serves 1,275 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Don Estridge High Technical 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Don Estridge High Technical Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Don Estridge High Technical Middle School's student population of 1,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Don Estridge High Technical Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Don Estridge High Technical Middle School is 0.67, 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 School Rank (16-17)#76 out of 3650 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
33%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
50%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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