Thomas L Sims Middle School

9/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
18
Grades
6-8
Students
887
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
English
74%
State avg 52%
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Math
76%
State avg 50%
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Civics
89%
State avg 67%
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10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Hispanic
Two or more races
Black
Asian
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
American Indian/Alaska Native
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
533 :1
State avg: 540 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
17%
State avg: 13%
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Neighborhood
5500 Education Drive
Pace, FL 32571
Ms. Emily Donalson - School leader
(850) 995-3696
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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