Ocala Springs Elementary School

Ocala Springs Elementary School serves 590 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Ocala Springs Elementary School operates within the Marion School District.

School Overview

The student population of 590 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 590 students
Ocala Springs Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ocala Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Ocala Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ocala Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 16:1 16:1
Ocala Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Ocala Springs Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
11%
30%
Ocala Springs Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
23%
23%
Ocala Springs Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
61%
41%
Ocala Springs Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Ocala Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ocala Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.57 0.46
Ocala Springs 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.
48%
52%
Ocala Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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%
Ocala Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,107 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,672 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,262 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Marion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
22
Number of Students Managed 42,107 10,137
Marion School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $406 MM $132 MM
Marion School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $431 MM $140 MM
Marion School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,672 $11,888
Marion School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,262 $12,571
Marion School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Francis Marion Military Academy (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pace Center For Girls, Inc. (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anthony Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OcalaFrancis Marion Military Academy
    Charter School
    2.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 155 students2091 Ne 35th St 12
    OcalaFL 34479
    (352)291-6600
    2.59-12155
  • AnthonyAnthony Elementary School
    3.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 340 students9501 Ne Jacksonville Rd
    AnthonyFL 32617
    (352)671-6000
    3.3PK-5340
  • OcalaOakcrest Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 709 students1112 Ne 28th St
    OcalaFL 34470
    (352)671-6350
    3.5PK-5709
  • OcalaPace Center For Girls, Inc.
    Alternative School
    3.5 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 57 students1601 Ne 25th Ave
    OcalaFL 34470
    (352)369-0571
    3.56-1257
  • OcalaEvergreen Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 568 students4000 Ne West Anthony Rd
    OcalaFL 34475
    (352)671-4925
    4PK-5568

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