Kirby-smith Middle School

Kirby-smith Middle School serves 854 students in grades 6-8.
Kirby-smith Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Kirby-smith Middle School's student population of 854 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students854 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Kirby-smith Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Kirby-smith Middle School is 0.58, 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
#926 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
33%
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Black
58%
22%
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White
29%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Kirby-smith Middle School is Mattie V Rutherford Alternative Ed Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Andrew A. Robinson Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Andrew A. Robinson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 705 students
    0.2 miles
    101 W 12th St
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
    (904) 630-6550
    0.2 PK-5 705
  • Jacksonville Mattie V Rutherford Alternative Ed Center Alternative School
    Grades: 4-9 | 60 students
    0.5 miles
    1514 Hubbard St
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
    (904) 630-6782
    0.5 4-9 60
  • Jacksonville Duval Regional Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 106 students
    0.8 miles
    1214 E 8th St
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
    (904) 798-4819
    0.8 6-12 106
  • Jacksonville R L Brown Gifted And Talented Academy Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
    0.8 miles
    1535 Milnor St
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
    (904) 630-6570
    0.8 K-5 344
  • Jacksonville Andrew Jackson High School Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 447 students
    0.9 miles
    3816 N Main St
    Jacksonville, FL 32206
    (904) 630-6950
    0.9 9-12 447

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