The Outpost

  • The Outpost serves 7 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-2015 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2013-2014 school year.
  • The Outpost 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 2012-2013 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • The Outpost operates within the Union School District.
  • Union School District's 70-74% graduation rate is lower than the Florida state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The Outpost's student population of 7 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students7 students
The Outpost Total Students (2003-2016)
Gender %The Outpost Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
The Outpost Total Teachers (2004-2008)
Students by GradeThe Outpost Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The Outpost is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3498 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The diversity score of The Outpost is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
53%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)<50%
58%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
The Outpost Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2008)
Hispanic
n/a
32%
The Outpost Black Students (2004-2011)
Black
58%
23%
The Outpost Black Students (2003-2016)
White
42%
39%
The Outpost White Students (2003-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsThe Outpost All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.46
The Outpost Diversity Score (2003-2016)
Graduation Rate<50%
82%
The Outpost Graduation Rate (2015-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
48%
The Outpost Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
The Outpost Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2010)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of The Outpost is Union School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Union School District's student population of 2,334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 70-74% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,976 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,744 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameUnion School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    22
    Number of Students Managed2,33410,175
    Union School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    68%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    54%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate70-74%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$21 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$22 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,976$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,744$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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