Sebastian Charter Junior High School

  • Sebastian Charter Junior High School serves 287 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Sebastian Charter Junior High 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Sebastian Charter Junior High School's student population of 287 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 137% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students287 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sebastian Charter Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sebastian Charter Junior High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sebastian Charter Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
32%
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Black
6%
23%
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White
62%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sebastian Charter Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.530.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sebastian Charter Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian River School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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