Bak Middle School of the Arts

1725 Echo Lake Dr, West Palm Beach, FL 33407 | (561) 882-3870
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,358
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School Description

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School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,358
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 79.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 454 (33.4%)
  • Females: 860 (63.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (5.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 198 (14.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 269 (19.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bak Middle School of the Arts Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.4%
Black22416.5%
Asian725.3%
Hispanic26919.8%
White74454.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bak Middle School of the Arts
  Number Percent
6th Grade47434.9%
7th Grade44332.6%
8th Grade44132.5%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
81.8%
District:
75.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.9%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
0.6%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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