South Sumter Middle School

773 Nw 10th Ave, Webster, FL 33597 | (352) 793-2232
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 846
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4.5 out of 5 | 5 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
  • Sumter County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,895
  • Graduation Rate: 70.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.2
  • Enrolled Students: 7,555

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 846
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 444 (52.5%)
  • Females: 378 (44.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 100 (11.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 470 (55.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 570 (67.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Sumter Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Sumter Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade27832.9%
7th Grade29134.4%
8th Grade27732.7%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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5 reviews for South Sumter Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on July 12, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • best school ever! and i can't wait to meet all my wonderful teachers.
  • Reviewed by Community Member on December 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • hi im from ssms its a good school but to be true i dislike it to many bombthreats people in the office are strict STUPID dresscode by that imean who would want to wear COLLERED SHIRTS ALL FrIGGIN day???? i know i wouldnt bbbbut i have to
  • Reviewed by Student on November 26, 2008
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the school is okay except for the ongoing bomb threats nothings ever happened but it has become almost daily we had three one was the day after another we get a lot of of homework at least a page or two from one teacher every day principals are okay but one of are principals always carries zip ties so that if he sees a likely culprit its go to the office after i zip tie u a belt the school sports are okay just not much to choose from the girls have volleyball softball track and cheerleading the boys have track and football u could include band but the bands nothing special i mean if u are looking for a good music school it's not here the buildings are a couple years old except for the two story up by the front office thats brand new were currently on controlled movements we cant talk at lunch in class or between classes we cant even go to the bathrooms it will be like this for the rest of the08-09 school year if your children are anti social and hate everything i would recommend them this school.its because of the bomb threats they're punishing everyone it is "innocent until proven guilty" which i doubt they're ever going to find out who did
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 12, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • We are transplants into this city and J23 has been a welcoming environment for our family. The education, dicipline, extra-curriculars, and facility are all top-notch. The faith-based curriculum is open to people of all faiths.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 27, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • As a former student there at SSMS, I would like to say that the teachers on team 6A are awesome!

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