Destin Middle School



Destin Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Destin Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 181
6 182
7 172
8 172
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Destin Middle School is a public elementary school located in Destin, FL in the Okaloosa School District. It enrolls 707 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 707
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 39

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Destin Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 396
(56%)
11,237
(49%)
 Male 311
(44%)
11,910
(51%)

Destin Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 553
(78%)
15,618
(67%)
 Hispanic 73
(10%)
2,027
(9%)
 Two or More 46
(7%)
2,049
(9%)
 Black 17
(2%)
2,864
(12%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
395
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
93
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
101
(0%)

Destin Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 504
(71%)
11,728
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(25%)
9,960
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(3%)
1,459
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Destin Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Destin Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 704
2006 599
2007 559
2008 620
2009 599
2010 658
2011 609
2012 605
2013 654
2014 664
2015 707

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.7
2006 20
2007 16
2008 17.3
2009 16.6
2010 16.4
2011 16.7
2012 17.3
2013 17.7
2014 17.9
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14204545454545
2006 0.088480801335559
2007 0.11449016100179
2008 0.15
2009 0.19532554257095
2010 0.2355623100304
2011 0.20361247947455
2012 0.1900826446281
2013 0.27522935779817
2014 0.29367469879518
2015 0.28712871287129

Compare Destin Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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