Florence K-8 Elementary School

Florence K-8 Elementary School serves 716 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Florence K-8 Elementary School operates within the Florence Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 716 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 716 students
Florence K-8 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Florence K-8 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Florence K-8 Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Florence K-8 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 23:1
Florence K-8 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
5%
Florence K-8 Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
43%
44%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
5%
5%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
46%
41%
Florence K-8 Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Florence K-8 Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AZ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.42
Florence K-8 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
50%
36%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
10%
14%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,971 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,375 is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,768 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Florence Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed 7,971 311
Florence Unified   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $3 MM
Florence Unified   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $78 MM $2 MM
Florence Unified   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,375 $9,449
Florence Unified   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,768 $8,879
Florence Unified   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Florence Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Florence Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Florence Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FlorenceFlorence Virtual Academy
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 51 students225 South Orlando St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3552
    0.16-1251
  • FlorenceLeadership Academy Of Excellence
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 47 students225 South Orlando St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3506
    0.16-1247
  • FlorenceSummit School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 42 students225 South Orlando St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3500
    0.1KG-1242
  • FlorenceCavit - Florence Unified High School
    Vocational School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2 students350 South Main St
    FlorenceAZ 85232
    (520)868-2300
    0.29-122
  • FlorenceFlorence High School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 710 students1001 South Main St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3560
    0.49-12710

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