Okaloosa Academy

Tel: (850)864-3133
  • Okaloosa Academy serves 385 students in grades 4-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Okaloosa Academy operates within the Okaloosa School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 385 students has grown by 31% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students385 students
Okaloosa Academy Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %Okaloosa Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Okaloosa Academy Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeOkaloosa Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
Okaloosa Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Okaloosa Academy Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
10%
31%
Okaloosa Academy Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
38%
23%
Okaloosa Academy Black Students (1997-2015)
White
44%
40%
Okaloosa Academy White Students (1997-2015)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Okaloosa Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOkaloosa Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.650.70
Okaloosa Academy Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
53%
Okaloosa Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Okaloosa Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Okaloosa School District's student population of 30,415 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,050 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,630 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameOkaloosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
22
Number of Students Managed30,41510,184
Okaloosa School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$270 MM$132 MM
Okaloosa School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$287 MM$140 MM
Okaloosa School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,050$11,888
Okaloosa School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,630$12,571
Okaloosa School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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