Port Charlotte Middle School

  • Port Charlotte Middle School serves 828 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Port Charlotte Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Port Charlotte Middle School's student population of 828 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students828 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Port Charlotte Middle School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Port Charlotte Middle School is 0.64, 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 School Rank#1420 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
33%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
54%
38%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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