Midtown Academy

Midtown Academy serves 298 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Midtown Academy 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 10:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Midtown Academy's student population of 298 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Midtown Academy 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 Midtown Academy is 0.12, 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
#3571 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
33%
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Black
94%
22%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Midtown Academy is Gibbs High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Hopkins Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Melrose Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Petersburg Melrose Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
    0.6 miles
    1752 13th Ave S
    Saint Petersburg, FL 33712
    (727) 893-2175
    0.6 PK-5 425
  • Saint Petersburg Campbell Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    0.7 miles
    1051 7th Ave S
    Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
    (727) 893-2650
    0.7 PK-5 575
  • Saint Petersburg John Hopkins Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 696 students
    0.7 miles
    701 16th St S
    Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
    (727) 893-2400
    0.7 6-8 696
  • Saint Petersburg Perkins Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
    0.9 miles
    2205 18th Ave S
    Saint Petersburg, FL 33712
    (727) 893-2117
    0.9 PK-5 577
  • Saint Petersburg James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 587 students
    1.1 miles
    2350 22nd Ave S
    Saint Petersburg, FL 33712
    (727) 552-1700
    1.1 PK-8 587

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