|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||6th grade to 9th grade|
|School District||PALM BEACH|
|Location||4001 GREENWAY DR
JUPITER, FL 33458
Independence Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 59th 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.
The Independence Middle School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||1|
|Two or more races||3.5%||47|
23.9% 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, INDEPENDENCE MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 57th in Florida for middle school student family income.
Students at Independence Middle School scored an average 76% 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 10.5% of Florida middle schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||90% or more*||70% to 79%*|
|Black||50% to 59%*||50% to 59%*|
|Hispanic||65% to 69%*||60% to 64%*|
|With Disabilites||40% to 44%*||30% to 34%*|
|Limited English||40% to 59%*||20% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
Independence Middle School
4001 GREENWAY DR
WEST PALM BEACH, FL