Okaloosa County School District

  • 120 LOWERY PLACEACE SE
  • FORT WALTON BEACH, FL 32548
  • (850) 833-3109
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate77.9%66.9%
Dropout Rate2.0%3.3%
Per Pupil Spending$8,450$8,995
Students Per Teacher15.114.1
Number of Schools56-
Number of Students29,126-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,924-

District Test Scores

FCAT - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201087.0%77.0%
200987.0%78.0%
200887.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201082.0%72.0%
200984.0%72.0%
200885.0%72.0%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201080.0%75.0%
200984.0%75.0%
200884.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201082.0%72.0%
200985.0%74.0%
200883.0%70.0%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201071.0%63.0%
200971.0%62.0%
200876.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201079.0%70.0%
200983.0%71.0%
200882.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201060.0%50.0%
200956.0%46.0%
200857.0%44.0%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201070.0%57.0%
200969.0%55.0%
200869.0%53.0%
 
Reading Test
201079.0%67.0%
200980.0%66.0%
200879.0%64.0%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201076.0%62.0%
200976.0%60.0%
200877.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201081.0%68.0%
200984.0%67.0%
200880.0%64.0%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201083.0%69.0%
200982.0%66.0%
200882.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201070.0%55.0%
200971.0%54.0%
200870.0%53.0%
 
Science Test
201062.0%42.0%
200963.0%42.0%
200857.0%40.0%
 
Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201082.0%67.0%
200981.0%68.0%
200879.0%65.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%48.0%
200961.0%47.0%
200864.0%45.0%
 
Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201083.0%73.0%
200981.0%69.0%
200882.0%69.0%
 
Reading Test
201050.0%40.0%
200950.0%36.0%
200852.0%38.0%
 
Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Science Test
201053.0%39.0%
200953.0%37.0%
200859.0%38.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment29,12615.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students372
Kindergarten Students2,237
1st Grade Students2,169
2nd Grade Students2,117
3rd Grade Students2,166
4th Grade Students2,061
5th Grade Students2,010
6th Grade Students2,112
7th Grade Students2,240
8th Grade Students2,244
9th Grade Students2,584
10th Grade Students2,298
11th Grade Students2,145
12th Grade Students2,073
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native141
Asian or Pacific Islander767
Hispanic1,551
Black (Non-Hispanic)3,487
White (Non-Hispanic)20,756
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male13,862
Female12,840

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,92415.1
Prekindergarten Teachers20-
Kindergarten Teachers116-
Elementary Teachers659-
Secondary Teachers784-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes345-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides208
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors5
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors51
Elementary17
Secondary34
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians18
Library Support Staff14
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff732
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators34
LEA Administrative Support Staff69
School Administrators64
School Administrative Support Staff150
Student Support Services95
Other Support Services Staff320

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$296,801,000-
Total Local Revenues$156,886,00052.9%
Property Tax$139,362,00047.0%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$546,0000.2%
School Lunch$4,590,0001.5%
Non-Specified$388,0000.1%
Other Sales and Services$1,975,0000.7%
Rents and Royalties$173,0000.06%
Sale of Property$938,0000.3%
Interest Earnings$6,054,0002.0%
Private Contributions$5,0000.00%
Miscellaneous$2,855,0001.0%
Total State Revenues$115,498,00038.9%
General Formula Assistance$38,126,00012.8%
Staff Improvement Programs$864,0000.3%
Special Education Programs$13,109,0004.4%
Bilingual Education Programs$1,145,0000.4%
Gifted and Talented Programs$3,574,0001.2%
Vocational Education Programs$1,825,0000.6%
School Lunch Programs$112,0000.04%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$5,194,0001.7%
Transportation Programs$6,255,0002.1%
Other Programs$45,294,00015.3%
Total Federal Revenues$24,417,0008.2%
Through State - Title I$4,335,0001.5%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$5,860,0002.0%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,284,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$73,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$53,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$304,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$4,050,0001.4%
Through State - Other$683,0000.2%
Direct - Impact Aid$5,854,0002.0%
Direct - Other$1,921,0000.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$249,844,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$159,430,00063.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$79,969,00032.0%
Student Support$7,878,0002.7%
Instructional Staff Support$13,153,0004.4%
General Administration Support$2,168,0000.7%
School Administration Support$16,166,0005.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$21,794,0007.3%
Student Transportation Support$11,717,0003.9%
Other Support Services$7,093,0002.4%
Total Other Expenditures$10,445,0004.2%
Food Services$10,445,0003.5%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 77.9%
Total Diploma Count 2,111
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 66
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121932.0%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Okaloosa County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 56
  • Students: 29,126
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,924
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ADDIE R. LEWIS MIDDLE SCHOOL
281 Mississippi Ave
Valparaiso, FL
Public | 5-8
467 13.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
ADJUDICATED YOUTH FACILITY SCHOOL
4448 Straight Line Rd Regional
Crestview, FL
Public | 6-12
13 13.0

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ADOLESCENT SUBSTANCE ABUSE SCHOOL
1015 Mar Walt Dr
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-12
38 12.7

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ANNETTE P. EDWINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7 Wright Parkway Sw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | PK-5
440 12.8

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ANTIOCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4700 Whitehurst Ln
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-5
861 14.4

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BAKER SCHOOL
1369 14th St
Baker, FL
Public | PK-12
1,261 15.9

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BLUEWATER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4545 Range Rd
Niceville, FL
Public | PK-5
699 14.7

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BOB SIKES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
425 Adams Dr
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-5
721 14.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
C. W. RUCKEL MIDDLE SCHOOL
201 North Partin Dr
Niceville, FL
Public | 6-8
862 18.5

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
CHEROKEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
200 Gaffney Rd
Eglin Afb, FL
Public | PK-5
392 13.1

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CHOCTAWHATCHEE HIGH SCHOOL
110 Racetrack Rd Nw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 9-12
1,704 19.2

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
CHOICE HIGH SCHOOL & TECHNICAL CENTER
1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-12
146 5.0

1 out of 5
1 Review
CLIFFORD MEIGS MIDDLE SCHOOL
150 Richbourg Ave
Shalimar, FL
Public | 6-8
618 18.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CRESTVIEW HIGH SCHOOL
1250 North Ferdon Blvd
Crestview, FL
Public | 9-12
1,921 18.7

3 out of 5
8 Reviews
DAVIDSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
6261 Old Bethel Rd
Crestview, FL
Public | 6-8
844 17.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
DESTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
630 Kelly St
Destin, FL
Public | PK-5
861 14.7

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DESTIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
4608 Legendary Marina Dr
Destin, FL
Public | 5-8
617 17.1

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ELLIOTT POINT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
301 Hughes St
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | PK-5
604 15.5

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EMERALD COAST CAREER INSTITUTE NORTH SCHOOL
461 West School Ave
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-12
56 18.7

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EMERALD COAST CAREER INSTITUTE SOUTH SCHOOL
720 Love Joy Rd
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | PK-12
119 17.0

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EMERALD COAST MARINE INSTITUTE SCHOOL
207 4th St
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-12
46 11.5

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
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FLORIDA VIRTUAL SCHOOL
322 Holmes Blvd Nw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-12
24 -

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FLOROSA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1700 Hwy 98 West
Mary Esther, FL
Public | PK-5
556 12.9

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
FORT WALTON BEACH HIGH SCHOOL
400 Hollywood Blvd Sw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 9-12
1,892 19.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
GULF COAST YOUTH ACADEMY
1015 Mar Walt Dr
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-12
102 13.6

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JAMES E PLEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
220 Pine Ave
Niceville, FL
Public | PK-5
604 14.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
KENWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
15 Eagle St Ne
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | PK-5
585 14.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
LANCE C. RICHBOURG MIDDLE SCHOOL
3200 Redstone Ave East
Crestview, FL
Public | 6-8
826 17.4

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
LAUREL HILL SCHOOL
8078 4th St
Laurel Hill, FL
Public | PK-12
450 13.0

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LIZA JACKSON PREPARATORY SCHOOL
546 Mary Esther Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Charter | KG-12
763 15.3

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
LONGWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2007
50 Holly Ave
Shalimar, FL
Public | PK-5
568 14.0

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LULA J. EDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
300 Hwy 85 North
Niceville, FL
Public | PK-5
504 15.5

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
MARY ESTHER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
320 East Miracle Strip Parkway
Mary Esther, FL
Public | PK-5
533 13.5

2 out of 5
1 Review
MAX BRUNER JUNIOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
322 Holmes Blvd Nw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-8
855 16.6

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MILTON GIRLS JUVENILE RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL
5770 East Milton Rd
Milton, FL
Public | 6-12
56 11.2

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NICEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
800 East John Sims Parkway
Niceville, FL
Public | 9-12
1,955 18.8

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NORTHWEST FLORIDA BALLET ACADEMIE SCHOOL
310 Perry Ave Se
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 3-8
132 15.5

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NORTHWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
501 4th Ave
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-5
626 12.9

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OKALOOSA ACADEMY
81 Roberts Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Charter | 6-12
274 22.8

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OKALOOSA BLENDED SCHOOL
1976 Lewis Turner Blvd
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | KG-8
- -

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OKALOOSA COUNTY VIRTUAL SCHOOL
120 Lowery Placese
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | KG-12
5 -

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OKALOOSA REGIONAL DETENTION SCHOOL
4448 Straight Line Rd
Crestview, FL
Public | 5-12
23 11.5

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OKALOOSA YOUTH ACADEMY
4445 Straight Line Rd
Crestview, FL
Public | 6-12
91 13.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
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OKALOOSA YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER SCHOOL
4449 Straight Line Rd
Crestview, FL
Public | 6-12
18 4.5

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OWC COLLEGIATE HIGH SCHOOL
100 College Blvd
Niceville, FL
Charter | 10-12
274 30.4

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RICHBOURG DAY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
500 Alabama St
Crestview, FL
Public | Unknown
- -

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SHALIMAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1350 Joe Martin Circle
Shalimar, FL
Public | PK-5
560 14.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SHOAL RIVER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
3200 Redstone Ave East
Crestview, FL
Public | Unknown
- -

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SILVER SANDS-EXCEP. CHILDREN SCHOOL
349 Holmes Blvd Nw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | PK-12
143 5.7

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SOUTHSIDE CENTER SCHOOL
650 Pearl St
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-12
180 12.9

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SOUTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3400 Redstone Ave
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-5
625 14.9

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VALPARAISO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
379 Edge Ave
Valparaiso, FL
Public | PK-5
395 12.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
W. C. PRYOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
201 Racetrack Rd Nw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 6-8
587 15.1

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W. E. COMBS SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
720 Lovejoy Rd Nw
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | 3-12
- -

1 out of 5
1 Review
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WALKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2988 Stillwell Blvd
Crestview, FL
Public | PK-5
732 13.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
WRIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
305 Lang Rd
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Public | PK-5
600 12.5

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