Young Middle Magnet School

3.67 5 1 (3 reviews)
1807 E Dr Martin Luther King J
Tampa, FL 33610
  • Young Middle Magnet School serves 606 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Young Middle Magnet 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Young Middle Magnet School's student population of 606 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Young Middle Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Young Middle Magnet School is 0.47, 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 Testing Rank#3069 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
70%
22%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
4  
Eh academic wise it''s good but when it comes to behavior and how administrators deal with it needs a lot of work
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Good school
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2  
This school touts itself as a Magnet school, but a lot of the neighborhood schools in the area are much better. Their electives have been cut to the bone, leaving mainly the technology electives, so the school does not even have the normal electives that other schools have. The facilities are terribly old and the air conditioning seldom functions.
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