Elizabeth Cobb Middle School

  • Elizabeth Cobb Middle School serves 860 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Elizabeth Cobb Middle School operates within the Leon School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 860 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 860 students
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
31%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
54%
23%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
40%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Elizabeth Cobb Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.57 0.46
Elizabeth Cobb 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.
45%
53%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Leon School District's student population of 33,601 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,778 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,014 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Leon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
22
Number of Students Managed 33,601 10,184
Leon School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $330 MM $122 MM
Leon School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $338 MM $125 MM
Leon School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,778 $12,021
Leon School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,014 $12,230
Leon School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TallahasseeKate Sullivan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 913 students
    0.1 miles
    927 Miccosukee Rd
    TallahasseeFL 32308
    (850)487-1216
    0.1PK-5913
  • TallahasseeLeon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2051 students
    0.6 miles
    550 E Tennessee St
    TallahasseeFL 32308
    (850)488-1971
    0.69-122051
  • TallahasseeRuediger Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    1.3 miles
    526 W 10th Ave
    TallahasseeFL 32303
    (850)488-1074
    1.3PK-5504
  • TallahasseeRaa Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 875 students
    1.4 miles
    401 W Tharpe St
    TallahasseeFL 32303
    (850)488-6287
    1.46-8875
  • TallahasseeFrank Hartsfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    1.6 miles
    1414 Chowkeebin Nene
    TallahasseeFL 32301
    (850)488-7322
    1.6PK-5432

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.
Related School Videos