Jose De Diego Middle School

  • Jose De Diego Middle School serves 791 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 25% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jose De Diego 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Jose De Diego Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Jose De Diego Middle School's student population of 791 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students791 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jose De Diego 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jose De Diego Middle School is 0.53, 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 School Rank#3407 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
51%
33%
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Black
46%
22%
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White
1%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jose De Diego Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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