Switzerland Point Middle School

  • Switzerland Point Middle School serves 1,348 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (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 82% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Switzerland Point Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Switzerland Point Middle School's student population of 1,348 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Switzerland Point Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Switzerland Point Middle School is 0.37, 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 School Rank (16-17)#94 out of 3650 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
79%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.370.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Johns School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
This school is the best school I've ever been to. Before I went here, I was afraid that I wouldn't be able to make any friends and also that the teachers wouldn't care about the students that much. Because in my old school they didn't. When I got there, I loved it!!!!
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5  
I go to Switzerland Point Middle School, it will be my second year there, my brother went through Swiz too. Swiz is wonderful! The teachers, students, classes! EVERYTHING! And I am not just saying this. If you are a sixth grader they help you out sooo much not only on the first day but for the rest of the year! The teachers are really do care about you and your grades! There is so much after school activities and great electives to chose from! Switzerland Point Middle School is the best Middle School in St.Johns county, Jacksonville, Florida, USA, North America, THE WHOLE WORLD!
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