Southern Oaks Middle School

  • Southern Oaks Middle School serves 887 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Southern Oaks Middle School's student population of 887 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students887 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southern Oaks Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Oaks Middle School is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1619 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
32%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
46%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.670.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Lucie School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Saint Lucie Rivers Edge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
    0.0 miles
    5600 Ne Saint James Dr
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
    (772)785-5600
    0.0 PK-5 675
  • Port Saint Lucie Parkway Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
    1.2 miles
    7000 Nw Selvitz Rd
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
    (772)340-4800
    1.2 PK-5 515
  • Fort Pierce White City Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
    1.6 miles
    905 W 2nd St
    Fort Pierce, FL 34982
    (772)468-5840
    1.6 PK-5 588
  • Fort Pierce Data House Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 17 students
    1.7 miles
    4590 Selvitz Rd
    Fort Pierce, FL 34981
    (772)467-4020
    1.7 6-12 17
  • Port Saint Lucie West Gate K-8 School
    Grades: PK-8 | 1252 students
    2.1 miles
    1050 Nw Cashmere Blvd
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986
    (772)807-7600
    2.1 PK-8 1252

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