Nature Coast Middle School

6830 Nw 140th St
Chiefland, FL 32626
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 75 students in grades 6-8, Nature Coast Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 75 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50% in FL
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Nature Coast Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Nature Coast Middle School's student population of 75 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Nature Coast Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Nature Coast Middle School is 0.36, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#2767 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
52%
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40-44%
52%
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60-79%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
36%
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Black
4%
21%
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White
79%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nature Coast Middle School's ranking?
Nature Coast Middle School is ranked #2767 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Nature Coast Middle School?
75 students attend Nature Coast Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Nature Coast Middle School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nature Coast Middle School?
Nature Coast Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Nature Coast Middle School offer ?
Nature Coast Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Nature Coast Middle School part of?
Nature Coast Middle School is part of Levy School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 75 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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