Osceola Middle School

825 Sw 28th St
Okeechobee, FL 34974
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Osceola Middle School serves 722 students in grades 6-8.
Osceola Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Osceola Middle School's student population of 722 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students722 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Osceola Middle School 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 Osceola Middle School is 0.60, 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
#2019 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
36%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
52%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkeechobee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Osceola Middle School is Okeechobee Achievement Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Okeechobee Okeechobee Achievement Academy Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 158 students
    0.2 miles
    1000 Nw 34th St
    Okeechobee, FL 34972
    (863) 462-5125
    0.2 PK-12 158
  • Okeechobee South Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 511 students
    0.2 miles
    2468 Sw 7th Ave
    Okeechobee, FL 34974
    (863) 462-5087
    0.2 K-5 511
  • Okeechobee Okeechobee Virtual Franchise Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 26 students
    1.3 miles
    700 Sw 2nd Ave
    Okeechobee, FL 34974
    (863) 462-5000
    1.3 6-12 26
  • Okeechobee Central Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 584 students
    1.4 miles
    610 Sw 5th Ave
    Okeechobee, FL 34974
    (863) 462-5077
    1.4 K-5 584
  • Okeechobee Okeechobee Virtual Instruction Program
    Grades: 1-12 | 7 students
    1.4 miles
    700 Sw 2nd Ave
    Okeechobee, FL 34974
    (863) 462-5000
    1.4 1-12 7

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