Just For Girls

  • Just For Girls serves 35 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 11-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Just For Girls 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 7:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Just For Girls's student population of 35 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Just For Girls 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 Just For Girls is 0.60, 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#3558 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:116:1
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
57%
33%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
23%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palmetto Palmetto Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 363 students
    0.5 miles
    1607 17th St W
    Palmetto, FL 34221
    (941) 723-3711
    0.5 PK-8 363
  • Palmetto Palmetto Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 709 students
    0.6 miles
    1540 10th St W
    Palmetto, FL 34221
    (941) 723-4822
    0.6 PK-5 709
  • Palmetto Palmetto High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,207 students
    0.6 miles
    1200 17th St W
    Palmetto, FL 34221
    (941) 723-4848
    0.6 9-12 2,207
  • Palmetto Lincoln Memorial Academy Charter School

    1.3 miles
    305 17th St E
    Palmetto, FL 34221
    (941) 721-6840
    1.3 n/a n/a
  • Palmetto Lincoln Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 477 students
    1.4 miles
    305 17th St E
    Palmetto, FL 34221
    (941) 721-6840
    1.4 6-8 477

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