Windy Hill Middle School

  • Windy Hill Middle School serves 1,362 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Windy Hill Middle School's student population of 1,362 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students1,362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Windy Hill Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Windy Hill Middle School is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1151 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
32%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
42%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Windy Hill Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.670.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District NameLake School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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