Wakulla Institute

  • Wakulla Institute serves 39 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Wakulla Institute 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Wakulla Institute's student population of 39 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students39 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wakulla Institute is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,498 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wakulla Institute is 0.27, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wakulla Institute and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
32%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
85%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wakulla Institute.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.270.70
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Graduation Rate≤20%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wakulla Institute and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wakulla Institute and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWakulla School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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