Kirby-smith Middle School

Overview

Student Enrollment
933
Best Middle School in Florida
#102
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District DUVAL
Type Public
 Phone (904)630-6600
 Location 2034 HUBBARD ST
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32206
Charter School No

Kirby-smith Middle School has an academic rating well above the average for Florida middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 102nd 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 Kirby-smith Middle School student body is mainly Black with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White33.2%310
Black53.3%497
Hispanic5.4%50
Asian Pacific3.5%33
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races4.2%39

Family Income

vs. other Florida middle schools
Upper 25.1%

38.6% 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, KIRBY-SMITH MIDDLE SCHOOL students are largely upper-middle income and rank 147th in Florida for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade312
7th Grade311
8th Grade310
Total933

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
70%
Rank in Florida
102nd
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Kirby-smith Middle School scored an average 70% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is well above the state middle school median of 52% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 17.1% of Florida middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls65% to 69%*65% to 69%*
Boys74%69%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*80% to 89%*
Black59%54%
Hispanic80% to 89%*80% to 89%*
Multiracial--
White85% to 89%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilites55% to 59%*35% to 39%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students1.6%15
Boys1.8%13
Girls0.8%2
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 Students6.7%64
Boys8.4%59
Girls2%5
Florida Median7.2%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students6.4%61
Boys6.5%46
Girls2.1%15

Location

Kirby-smith Middle School
2034 HUBBARD ST
JACKSONVILLE, FL
32206
(904)630-6600

9 out of 10 1

District

DUVAL
JACKSONVILLE, FL