Yearling Middle School

  • Yearling Middle School serves 671 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Yearling 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Yearling Middle School's student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students671 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yearling Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yearling Middle School is 0.61, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2381 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yearling Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
47%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Yearling Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Yearling Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
41%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Yearling Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yearling Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Yearling Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yearling Middle School and the percentage of public school 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 NameOkeechobee School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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