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  • Fort Meade Middle/senior High School
  • 700 Edgewood Dr N, Fort Meade
  • POLK
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 737
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Lewis Anna Woodbury Elementary School
  • 610 Charleston Ave S, Fort Meade
  • POLK
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 667
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Fort Meade school information

IndexFort MeadeFloridaNational
Average Test Scores38%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:117:116:1
Total public schools43,38879,221
Total private schools11,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Fort Meade, FL educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Meade public schools have average test scores of 38% which is 24% lower than than the Florida average and 24% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Meade public schools is 13:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.4% have completed high school, 13.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Fort Meade

IndexFort MeadeFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade76.7%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school76.4%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college39.4%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.2%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.9%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

Fort Meade, FL School Districts

Polk County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Meade. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Meade, FL schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Fort Meade, FL, an average of 76.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Fort Meade schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Fort Meade, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Crooked Lake Park, FL1,66577%55%
Lakeland Highlands, FL12,42667%36%
Bowling Green, FL2,89760%21%
Medulla, FL8,56153%8%
Highland City, FL10,10050%1%
Fort Meade, FL5,88338%24%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Punxsutawney, PA5,88359%20%
Medina, NY5,88540%20%
Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,88577%56%
Bellevue, KY5,87943%14%
Sweetwater, TN5,87754%11%
Fort Meade, FL5,88338%24%
Source: The Fort Meade, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.