Taylor County Middle School

601 E Lafayette St
Perry, FL 32347
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Taylor County Middle School serves 551 students in grades 6-8.
Taylor County 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Taylor County Middle School's student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Taylor County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Taylor County Middle School is 0.52, 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 Testing Rank
#2038 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
33%
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Black
26%
22%
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White
64%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTaylor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Taylor County Middle School is Taylor County Accelerated School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Perry Child Development Center
    Grades: PK | 186 students
    0.1 miles
    508 N Aquanaldo Ave
    Perry, FL 32347
    (850) 838-2535
    0.1 PK 186
  • Perry Taylor County Accelerated School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 23 students
    0.2 miles
    520 E Lafayette St
    Perry, FL 32347
    (850) 838-2558
    0.2 6-12 23
  • Perry Perry Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 637 students
    0.3 miles
    400 N Clark St
    Perry, FL 32347
    (850) 838-2506
    0.3 K-2 637
  • Perry Taylor County High School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
    0.3 miles
    900 N Johnson Stripling Rd
    Perry, FL 32347
    (850) 838-2525
    0.3 9-12 646
  • Perry Detention Facility Services Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12
    0.4 miles
    318 N Clark St
    Perry, FL 32347
    (850) 838-2536
    0.4 8-12 n/a

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