Yearling Middle School

  • Yearling Middle School serves 716 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Yearling Middle School's student population of 716 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yearling Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yearling Middle School is 0.60, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2691 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
50%
33%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
39%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkeechobee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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