Manatee School For The Arts

  • Manatee School For The Arts serves 2,066 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Manatee School For The Arts placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Manatee School For The Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Manatee School For The Arts's student population of 2,066 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has grown by 62% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students2,066 students
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Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manatee School For The Arts is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manatee School For The Arts is 0.62, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1384 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
51%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.70
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Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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