Jewett Middle Magnet

601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Winter Haven, FL 33881
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 554 students in grades 6-8, Jewett Middle Magnet ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 554 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : Bottom 50% in FL
  • : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jewett Middle Magnet ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jewett Middle Magnet's student population of 554 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
554 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Jewett Middle Magnet ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jewett Middle Magnet is 0.70, which is equal to 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)
#1919 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Jewett Middle Magnet, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
42%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jewett Middle Magnet 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.
56%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jewett Middle Magnet 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.
45-49%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Jewett Middle Magnet 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
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
36%
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Black
29%
21%
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White
38%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.70
This chart displays the diversity score of Jewett Middle Magnet 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
44%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jewett Middle Magnet and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jewett Middle Magnet and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jewett Middle Magnet's ranking?
Jewett Middle Magnet is ranked #1919 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Jewett Middle Magnet often compared to?
Jewett Middle Magnetis often viewed alongside schools like Lake Alfred Polytech Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
42% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Jewett Middle Magnet?
554 students attend Jewett Middle Magnet.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Jewett Middle Magnet students are White, 29% of students are Black, 28% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jewett Middle Magnet?
Jewett Middle Magnet has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Jewett Middle Magnet offer ?
Jewett Middle Magnet offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Jewett Middle Magnet part of?
Jewett Middle Magnet is part of Polk School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 554 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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