Fernandina Beach Middle School

  • Fernandina Beach Middle School serves 670 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fernandina Beach Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Fernandina Beach Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Fernandina Beach Middle School's student population of 670 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fernandina Beach Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fernandina Beach Middle School is 0.47, 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)#647 out of 3650 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
71%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNassau School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Fernandina Beach Middle School is Fernandina Beach High School (0.1 miles away)
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