Liberty Middle School

  • Liberty Middle School serves 1,115 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Liberty 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Liberty Middle School's student population of 1,115 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty 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 Liberty Middle School is 0.43, 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#2895 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
74%
33%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
14%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.430.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Liberty Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
This is a great school! Dr. Russo really turned it around and Ms. Tinsley is a wonderful woman who will continue to improve the school. The Cambridge program has been perfect for my kids! The Chromebooks and digital access to assignments has been a blessing and stopped most of the lost pieces of paper. I recommend this middle school to all my friends and neighbors.
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5  
this school has a lovely preforming arts program and shows hardwork in education acedmics and culture Support Liberty
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Since the new principle a Dr. La Cava, the school has become unsafe for students and teachers with fights and bullying of all kinds.
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