Lantana Middle School

  • Lantana Middle School serves 834 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Lantana Middle School's student population of 834 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students834 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lantana Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lantana Middle School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2342 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lantana Middle School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lantana Middle School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
45%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lantana Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
40%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lantana Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
12%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lantana Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.630.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lantana Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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