Fruit Cove Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,234
Best Middle School in Florida
#13
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District ST. JOHNS
Type Public
 Phone (904)547-7880
 Location 3180 RACE TRACK RD
SAINT JOHNS, FL 32259
Charter School No

Fruit Cove Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 13th in the best public middle schools in Florida.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Fruit Cove Middle School student body is mostly White with a small Hispanic population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White81.5%1,006
Black3.6%45
Hispanic7.5%93
Asian Pacific4.8%59
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races2.2%27

Family Income

vs. other Florida middle schools
Upper 1.5%

6.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida middle school median of 56.1%. By this measure, FRUIT COVE MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 8th in Florida for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade381
7th Grade375
8th Grade478
Total1,234

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
86%
Rank in Florida
13th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Fruit Cove Middle School scored an average 86% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 52% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 2.9% of Florida middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls89%86%
Boys89%79%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% or more*
Black60% to 69%*60% to 69%*
Hispanic85% to 89%*80% to 84%*
Multiracial--
White89%82%
With Disabilites55% to 59%*40% to 44%*
Limited English50% or more*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.3%4
Boys0.6%4
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.4%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students7%93
Boys8.8%58
Girls5.2%35
Florida Median7.2%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.2%56
Boys7.9%52
Girls0.6%4

Location

Fruit Cove Middle School
3180 RACE TRACK RD
SAINT JOHNS, FL
32259
(904)547-7880

10 out of 10 1

District

ST. JOHNS
ST AUGUSTINE, FL