Williams Middle Magnet School

  • Williams Middle Magnet School serves 868 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 84% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Williams Middle Magnet School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Williams Middle Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

School Overview

  • Williams Middle Magnet School's student population of 868 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students868 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Williams Middle Magnet School
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Williams Middle Magnet School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Williams Middle Magnet School is 0.77, 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)
86%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of 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 Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Williams Middle Magnet School and the average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
28%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of Asian students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
29%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of Black students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
22%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of White students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Williams Middle Magnet School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.770.46
This chart display the diversity score of Williams Middle Magnet School and the average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Williams Middle Magnet School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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