Griffin Middle School

  • Griffin Middle School serves 549 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 30% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Griffin Middle 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Griffin Middle School's student population of 549 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students549 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Griffin Middle 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 Griffin Middle School is 0.22, 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#3333 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
33%
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Black
88%
22%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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