2011 E Sligh Ave
Tampa, FL 33610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sligh Middle School serves 601 students in grades 6-8.
Sligh 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Sligh Middle School's student population of 601 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
601 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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Event
Date
Last Day of School/End of 4th Grading Period (End of 2nd Semester)
May 27, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Sligh Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Sligh Middle School is 0.49, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3264 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
33%
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Black
68%
22%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 601 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Btm 50%)

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