PROFICIENCY 65% 30% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%Doctor Phillips

Southwest Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "ORANGE" in Doctor Phillips, FL. There are a total of 1,244 students and 71 teachers at Southwest Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 549 free lunch students and 60 reduced lunch students.

Southwest Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.5%, which is 30% higher than the Florida average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch549
Reduced lunch60


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Southwest Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Southwest Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 37.3% 29.7% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 26.2% 27.1% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 8.9% 4.5% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.0% 35.6% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 2.4% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Dr. Phillips Elementary73%0.6Doctor Phillips, FL
Palm Lake Elementary70%1.0Orlando, FL
Dr. Phillips High47%1.0Orlando, FL
Chain Of Lakes Middle School52%1.7Orlando, FL
Olympia High57%2.2Orlando, FL
Windy Ridge K-874%2.4Orlando, FL
Bay Meadows Elementary73%2.5Orlando, FL
Simon Youth Found Academy At Outlet Mktplce10%2.6Orlando, FL
Tangelo Park Elementary32%2.9Tangelo Park, FL
Millennia Elementary48%3.2Orlando, FL
Metrowest Elementary56%3.7Orlando, FL
Shingle Creek Elementary33%3.7Orlando, FL

Doctor Phillips demographics profile

StatisticDoctor PhillipsFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,20029491
Median age44.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%54%55%
Speak English70%72%79%
Speak Spanish11%21%13%

Education level achieved in Doctor Phillips

IndexDoctor PhillipsFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade92.3%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school92.1%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college77.4%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.3%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors48.9%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters17.7%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.0%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.8%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Southwest Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.