Taylor School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 2,660 students in Taylor School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Taylor School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Florida public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Taylor School District are Steinhatchee School, Taylor County Elementary School and Taylor County Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Taylor School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Taylor School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
10 Schools
4,311 Schools
# Students
2,660 Students
2,816,503 Students
# Teachers
176 Teachers
176,036 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Taylor School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 50% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#47 out of 73 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Taylor  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Taylor  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Taylor  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Taylor  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.70
# American Indian Students
12 Students
8,764 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
37 Students
77,665 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
88 Students
933,162 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
33%
# Black Students
640 Students
620,811 Students
% Black Students
24%
22%
# White Students
1,737 Students
1,072,362 Students
% White Students
65%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,720 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
146 Students
98,713 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
10
60,572
# Students in K Grade:
225
198,642
# Students in 1st Grade:
233
206,303
# Students in 2nd Grade:
247
206,269
# Students in 3rd Grade:
259
224,726
# Students in 4th Grade:
235
219,006
# Students in 5th Grade:
225
214,507
# Students in 6th Grade:
197
218,850
# Students in 7th Grade:
186
209,971
# Students in 8th Grade:
180
210,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
177
218,381
# Students in 10th Grade:
168
215,569
# Students in 11th Grade:
183
211,597
# Students in 12th Grade:
135
201,501
# Ungraded Students:
-
381

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,785 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,011. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,770 is less than the state median of $14,989. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$37 MM
$143 MM
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Spending
$37 MM
$153 MM
This chart display total spending of Taylor  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,785
$14,011
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Taylor  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,770
$14,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Taylor  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Taylor School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Steinhatchee School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1209 Se 1st Ave
Steinhatchee, FL 32359
(352) 498-3304
Grades: PK-6
| 77 students
Rank: #22.
Taylor County Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1600 E Green St
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2530
Grades: 2-5
| 726 students
Rank: #33.
Taylor County Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
601 E Lafayette St
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2516
Grades: 6-8
| 551 students
Rank: #44.
Taylor County High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
900 N Johnson Stripling Rd
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2525
Grades: 9-12
| 646 students
Rank: #55.
Taylor County Accelerated School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
520 E Lafayette St
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2558
Grades: 6-12
| 23 students
Big Bend Technical College
Vocational School
3233 S Byron Butler Pkwy
Perry, FL 32348
(850) 838-2545
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Detention Facility Services
Alternative School
318 N Clark St
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2536
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
Perry Primary School
400 N Clark St
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2506
Grades: K-2
| 637 students
318 N Clark St.
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2500
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
318 N Clark St
Perry, FL 32347
(850) 838-2500
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Taylor
  • 318 N CLARK ST, PERRY, FL, 32347-2930
  • (850) 838-2500
  • taylor.k12.fl.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,660 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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