Fort Meade Middle/senior High School

700 Edgewood Dr N
Fort Meade, FL 33841
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Fort Meade Middle/senior High School serves 722 students in grades 6-12.
Fort Meade Middle/senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fort Meade Middle/senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Fort Meade Middle/senior High School's student population of 722 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students722 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Meade Middle/senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fort Meade Middle/senior High School is 0.64, 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 Testing Rank
#2416 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
46%
33%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
37%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Fort Meade Middle/senior High School is Bartow Youth Academy (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewis Anna Woodbury Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Meade Lewis Anna Woodbury Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 674 students
    1.5 miles
    610 Charleston Ave S
    Fort Meade, FL 33841
    (863) 285-1133
    1.5 PK-5 674
  • Bartow Bartow Youth Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 29 students
    8.5 miles
    2415 Bob Phillips Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 499-2954
    8.5 6-12 29
  • Bartow Polk County Sheriffs Regional Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 52 students
    8.6 miles
    2390 Bob Phillips Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 519-3820
    8.6 5-12 52
  • Bartow Polk Halfway House Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 24 students
    8.7 miles
    2145 Bob Phillips Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 519-3611
    8.7 5-12 24
  • Davenport Citrus Ridge A Civics Academy Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,879 student
    8.8 miles
    1775 Sand Mine Rd
    Davenport, FL 33897
    (863) 259-4001
    8.8 PK-8 1,879

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