Fernandina Beach Middle School

315 Citrona Dr
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 671 students in grades 6-8, Fernandina Beach Middle School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 30% in FL
  • : 71% (Top 20%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Fernandina Beach Middle School's student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
671 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Fernandina Beach Middle School ranks within the top 30% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Fernandina Beach Middle School is 0.42, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#808 out of 3704 schools
(Top 30%)
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71%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fernandina Beach Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
62%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fernandina Beach Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
61%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Fernandina Beach Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
16:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
36%
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Black
8%
21%
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White
75%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Fernandina Beach Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fernandina Beach Middle School's ranking?
Fernandina Beach Middle School is ranked #808 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Fernandina Beach Middle School often compared to?
Fernandina Beach Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Yulee Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
71% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Fernandina Beach Middle School?
671 students attend Fernandina Beach Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Fernandina Beach Middle School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fernandina Beach Middle School?
Fernandina Beach Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Fernandina Beach Middle School offer ?
Fernandina Beach Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Fernandina Beach Middle School part of?
Fernandina Beach Middle School is part of Nassau School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 71% (Top 20%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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