Ransom Middle School

  • Ransom Middle School serves 1,394 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Ransom Middle School operates within the Escambia School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1394 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,394 students
Ransom Middle School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Ransom Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Ransom Middle School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Ransom Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Ransom Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Ransom Middle School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
3%
31%
Ransom Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
16%
23%
Ransom Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
75%
40%
Ransom Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ransom Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Ransom Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.46
Ransom Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Ransom Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Ransom Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Escambia School District's student population of 40,528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,900 in this district is less than the state average of $11,664. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,856 is less than the state average of $11,759. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Escambia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
22
Number of Students Managed 40,528 10,184
Escambia School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $362 MM $119 MM
Escambia School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $360 MM $120 MM
Escambia School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,900 $11,664
Escambia School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,856 $11,759
Escambia School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  10/5/2009
Great p.e teachers (not mrs brown). Awesome parent involvement! Love the teachers! Alot of fun extracurricular activities. (wish they had cheerleading for 6th graders)But i give this school 6 stars! I love it :) Im a 6th grader at Ransom. Try it out sometime. Very clean and organized.
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5  8/31/2009
Ransom has to be the best middle school in the county. It has great teachers, an awsome principal, and wonderful academic programs. I would defenetly recommend Ransom for 6th, 7th and 8th graders. :)
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