PROFICIENCY 86% 74% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #3 of 163 in POLK
  • Ranked #2 of 44 in Lakeland
  • Ranked #70 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
44%POLK
27%Lakeland
49%Florida

Lawton Chiles Middle Academy is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "POLK" in Lakeland, FL. There are a total of 660 students and 38 teachers at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 133 free lunch students and 22 reduced lunch students.

Lawton Chiles Middle Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 86.0%, which is 74% higher than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students660
Teachers38
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch133
Reduced lunch22

 

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 Lawton Chiles Middle Academy, 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

GradeProficiency
All89%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
680-84%
790-94%
890-94%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All83%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
685-89%
780-84%
880-84%
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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Lawton Chiles Middle Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 58.0% 44.2% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 15.8% 21.1% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 8.9% 1.6% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.6% 29.4% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.7% 3.0% 3.2% 3.1%

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Lincoln Avenue Academy92%1.0Lakeland, FL
Rochelle School Of The Arts52%1.1Lakeland, FL
Lakeland Montessori School House70%1.2Lakeland, FL
Philip O'brien Elementary School51%1.2Lakeland, FL
Lakeland Senior High School48%1.4Lakeland, FL
Dixieland Elementary School49%1.6Lakeland, FL
Mckeel Academy Of Technology74%1.6Lakeland, FL
Jesse Keen Elementary School31%2.2Lakeland, FL

Lakeland demographics profile

StatisticLakelandFloridaNational
Population4,99119,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)90029491
Median age57.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%54%55%
Speak English88%72%79%
Speak Spanish11%21%13%

Education level achieved in Lakeland

IndexLakelandFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade77.0%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school76.2%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college38.8%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree19.2%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.2%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters2.2%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Lawton Chiles Middle Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.