Tavares Middle School

  • Tavares Middle School serves 1,016 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Tavares Middle School operates within the Lake School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1016 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,016 students
Tavares Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tavares Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Tavares Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tavares Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Tavares Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Tavares Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
31%
Tavares Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
11%
23%
Tavares Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
69%
40%
Tavares Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tavares Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Tavares Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tavares Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.46
Tavares Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
53%
Tavares Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Tavares Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lake School District's student population of 42,152 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,608 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,533 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lake School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
22
Number of Students Managed 42,152 10,184
Lake School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $360 MM $122 MM
Lake School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $357 MM $125 MM
Lake School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,608 $12,021
Lake School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,533 $12,230
Lake School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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