Chasco Middle School

7702 Ridge Rd, Port Richey, FL 34668 | (727) 774-1300
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 802
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3 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Pasco County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,403
  • Graduation Rate: 65.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.5
  • Enrolled Students: 67,147

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 802
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 49.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 412 (51.4%)
  • Females: 354 (44.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 81 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 492 (61.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 573 (71.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Chasco Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.7%
Black273.4%
Asian111.4%
Hispanic13216.5%
White59073.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Chasco Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade27434.2%
7th Grade25932.3%
8th Grade26933.5%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
59.2%
District:
69.2%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.3%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
3.1%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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7 reviews for Chasco Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 26, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is the best the teachers will do any thing u can Mack friends relly fast!!!!!:):):):):)
  • Reviewed by Student on February 07, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is terrible. people are so mean here. they will pick on you and want to fist fight you for the most stupid reasons. teachers don't do anything about it. BEWARE!
  • Reviewed by Student on March 12, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • chasco middle school is a great and fun school
  • Reviewed by Student on January 22, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • it has a pretty nice campus.its basically ok there,although if your in sixth grade like me, your doomed.
  • Reviewed by Student on September 02, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It's ok. I honestly like my old school better. The new kids get totally lost. Were expected to know how the class runs like the rest of the kids when we have no idea how were suppose to do our work.It's tough.The teachers are nice though.And the school day isn't long(:

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Chasco Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Florida School Grade: B
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
74.0%
District:
62.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201038.0%54.0%57.0%
200943.0%53.0%55.0%
200837.0%50.0%53.0%
 
Reading Test
201055.0%70.0%67.0%
200961.0%70.0%66.0%
200855.0%65.0%64.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201056.0%60.0%62.0%
200944.0%58.0%60.0%
200858.0%58.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201065.0%72.0%68.0%
200959.0%69.0%67.0%
200864.0%67.0%64.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201060.0%69.0%69.0%
200966.0%67.0%66.0%
200857.0%68.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201044.0%55.0%55.0%
200958.0%56.0%54.0%
200847.0%54.0%53.0%
 
Science Test
201038.0%44.0%42.0%
200943.0%43.0%42.0%
200827.0%41.0%40.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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