Kanapaha Middle School

  • Kanapaha Middle School serves 961 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Kanapaha Middle School operates within the Alachua School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 961 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 961 students
Kanapaha Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Kanapaha Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Kanapaha Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Kanapaha Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Kanapaha Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
Kanapaha Middle School Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
11%
31%
Kanapaha Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
28%
23%
Kanapaha Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
51%
40%
Kanapaha Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Kanapaha Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Kanapaha Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kanapaha Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.46
Kanapaha Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
53%
Kanapaha Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Kanapaha Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Alachua School District's student population of 28,579 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,289 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,386 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
22
Number of Students Managed 28,579 10,184
Alachua School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $262 MM $122 MM
Alachua School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $264 MM $125 MM
Alachua School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,289 $12,021
Alachua School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,386 $12,230
Alachua School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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