Fern Creek Elementary School

Fern Creek Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Fern Creek Elementary School operates within the Orange School District.

School Overview

The student population of 353 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 353 students
Fern Creek Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Fern Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Fern Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Fern Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Fern Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Fern Creek Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
20%
30%
Fern Creek Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
48%
23%
Fern Creek Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
25%
41%
Fern Creek Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Fern Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.46
Fern Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
52%
Fern Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Fern Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Orange School District's student population of 187,092 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,426 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,341 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
257
22
Number of Students Managed 187,092 10,137
Orange School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,806 MM $132 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $1,792 MM $140 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,426 $11,888
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,341 $12,571
Orange School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Central Florida Leadership Academy Charter (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Florida Leadership Academy Charter (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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