Piedmont Lakes Middle School

  • Piedmont Lakes Middle School serves 1,097 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Piedmont Lakes Middle School 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Piedmont Lakes Middle School's student population of 1,097 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,097 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Piedmont Lakes 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 Piedmont Lakes Middle School is 0.68, 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#2323 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
33%
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Black
34%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Piedmont Lakes Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
23%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Piedmont Lakes Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.680.70
This chart display the diversity score of Piedmont Lakes Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Piedmont Lakes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Piedmont Lakes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Piedmont is a great school full of a lot of opportunities. While I was there, I got the best support from all of the teachers there. Piedmont is the way to go!
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This school is stressful and overwhelming, and I'm a straight A student, I'm not easily overwhelmed. Many horrible students, not friendly at all, and the school's a mess, a lot of the teachers are just mean.
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