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    Gause Riverside Academy

    Location Address:
    1002 Ne 6th Street Fort Meade, Florida 33841 Phone Number: 8632956140
    Mailing Address:
    1002 Ne 6th Street Fort Meade, FL 33841
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Polk County School District State Agency ID 53
    School Type Regular School State School ID 1492
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 12105
    County Polk Locale Urban Fringe of a Mid-size City
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Not Title I Eligible School
    School Level Middle School School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 04 Magnet School?
    School Highest Grade Offered 05 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 38 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 11
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 49 Migrant Students 3
    Total Students 64 Student Teacher Ratio 10.7
    Gause Riverside Academy Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 30 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 34 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 64
    Gause Riverside Academy Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 0 0
    Asian/Pacific Islander 0 0 0
    Hispanic 9 4 13
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 7 14 21
    White (Non-Hispanic) 19 11 30