601 E Lafayette St
Perry, FL 32347
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
551 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Last Day of 4th Nine Weeks - Early Release Day
May 27, 2022 (Friday)
Last Day for Teachers
June 01, 2022 (Wednesday)
Teachers First Day of School
August 03, 2022 (Wednesday)
Students First Day of School
August 11, 2022 (Thursday)
Last Day of 1st Nine Weeks
October 12, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Taylor County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2020 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 551 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Btm 50%)

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