Lantana Middle School

1225 W Drew St
Lake Worth, FL 33462
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Lantana Middle School serves 887 students in grades 6-8.
Lantana 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) 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 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Lantana Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Lantana Middle School's student population of 887 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students887 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Lantana 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 diversity score of Lantana Middle School is 0.64, 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
#2573 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
45%
33%
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Black
39%
22%
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White
11%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lantana Middle School is Ed Venture Charter School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palm Beach School For Autism (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lantana Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Worth Lantana Middle Adult Education Center

    0.0 miles
    1225 W Drew St
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 533-6382
    0 n/a n/a
  • Lake Worth Lantana Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    0.4 miles
    710 W Ocean Ave
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 202-0300
    0.4 PK-5 486
  • Lake Worth Ed Venture Charter School Special Education School
    Charter School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
    0.8 miles
    115 East Coast Ave
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 582-1454
    0.8 9-12 60
  • Lake Worth Palm Beach School For Autism Special Education School
    Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 325 students
    0.8 miles
    8480 Lantana Rd
    Lake Worth, FL 33467
    (561) 533-9917
    0.8 PK-12 325
  • Lake Worth Barton Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 911 students
    1.2 miles
    1700 Barton Rd
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 540-9100
    1.2 PK-5 911

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