Orlando Science Middle High Charter

  • Orlando Science Middle High Charter serves 566 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Orlando Science Middle High Charter placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Orlando Science Middle High Charter operates within the Orange School District.
  • Orange School District's 81% graduation rate is lower than the Florida state average of 82%.

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School Overview

  • Orlando Science Middle High Charter's student population of 566 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students566 students
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Total Students (2009-2016)
Gender %Orlando Science Middle High Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Total Teachers (2009-2016)
Students by GradeOrlando Science Middle High Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Orlando Science Middle High Charter is ranked within the top 5% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orlando Science Middle High Charter is 0.77, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Student Teacher Ratio (2009-2016)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
27%
3%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Asian Students (2010-2016)
Hispanic
18%
32%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Black Students (2009-2016)
Black
23%
23%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Black Students (2009-2016)
White
28%
39%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter White Students (2009-2016)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsOrlando Science Middle High Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.770.70
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Diversity Score (2009-2016)
Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
48%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
Orlando Science Middle High Charter Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Orlando Science Middle High Charter is Orange School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Orange School District's student population of 196,724 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 71% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,867 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,787 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameOrange School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    255
    22
    Number of Students Managed196,72410,175
    Orange School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate
    81%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$1,806 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,792 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,867$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,787$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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