Shelley S. Boone Middle School

225 22nd St S
Haines City, FL 33844
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Shelley S. Boone Middle School serves 1,045 students in grades 6-8.
Shelley S. Boone 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (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 29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Shelley S. Boone Middle School's student population of 1,045 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,045 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Shelley S. Boone 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 Shelley S. Boone Middle School is 0.52, 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
#3275 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
65%
33%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
13%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shelley S. Boone Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shelley S. Boone Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shelley S. Boone Middle School is Haines City Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Daniel Jenkins Academy Of Technology Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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