5350 Sw 90th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Pioneer Middle School serves 1,429 students in grades 6-8.
Pioneer Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Pioneer Middle School's student population of 1,429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,429 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
68 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School
August 16, 2022 (Tuesday)
Schools Closed
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Schools Closed
November 22, 2022 (Tuesday)
Schools Closed
December 29, 2022 (Thursday)
Schools Closed
December 30, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Pioneer Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pioneer Middle School is 0.63, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#472 out of 3628 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
35%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
49%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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