Swift Creek Middle School

2100 Pedrick Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32317
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 727 students in grades 6-8, Swift Creek Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 727 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 50% in FL
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 57% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Swift Creek Middle School's student population of 727 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Swift Creek Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Swift Creek Middle School is 0.66, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#1123 out of 3704 schools
(Top 50%)
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62%
52%
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57%
52%
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59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Swift Creek Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
36%
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Black
29%
21%
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White
50%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Swift Creek Middle School's ranking?
Swift Creek Middle School is ranked #1123 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Swift Creek Middle School often compared to?
Swift Creek Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Fairview Middle School, William J Montford Iii Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Swift Creek Middle School?
727 students attend Swift Creek Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Swift Creek Middle School students are White, 29% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Swift Creek Middle School?
Swift Creek Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Swift Creek Middle School offer ?
Swift Creek Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Swift Creek Middle School part of?
Swift Creek Middle School is part of Leon School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
2024 Scholars First Day of School
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Middle School Open House
September 05, 2024 (Thursday)
2024 High School Open House
September 16, 2024 (Monday)
No School- Thanksgiving Break
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
No School- Spring Break
March 10, 2025 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 727 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 57% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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