Emerald Coast Middle School

Emerald Coast Middle School serves 679 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Emerald Coast Middle School operates within the Walton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 679 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 679 students
Emerald Coast Middle School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Emerald Coast Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Emerald Coast Middle School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Emerald Coast Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Emerald Coast Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Emerald Coast Middle School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
11%
30%
Emerald Coast Middle School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
2%
23%
Emerald Coast Middle School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
83%
41%
Emerald Coast Middle School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Emerald Coast Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.30 0.45
Emerald Coast Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
21%
52%
Emerald Coast Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Emerald Coast Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Walton School District's student population of 8,067 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,365 is higher than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,770 is higher than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Walton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
22
Number of Students Managed 8,067 10,137
Walton School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $132 MM
Walton School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $91 MM $140 MM
Walton School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,365 $11,888
Walton School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,770 $12,571
Walton School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is South Walton High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seaside Neighborhood School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Van R. Butler Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • Santa Rosa BeachVan R. Butler Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 948 students
    0 miles
    6694 West County Hwy 30a
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5040
    0PK-4948
  • Santa Rosa BeachSouth Walton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 549 students
    5.1 miles
    645 Greenway Trl
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5020
    5.19-12549
  • Santa Rosa Beach Seaside Neighborhood SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-10 | 204 students
    7.9 miles
    10 Smolian Circle
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)231-0396
    7.96-10204
  • Santa Rosa BeachBay Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 320 students
    8.6 miles
    118 Gilmore Rd
    Santa Rosa BeachFL 32459
    (850)622-5050
    8.6PK-4320
  • DestinDestin Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 654 students
    9.4 miles
    4608 Legendary Marina Dr
    DestinFL 32541
    (850)833-7655
    9.45-8654

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5.0  9/12/2011
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