Bob Sikes Elementary School

Bob Sikes Elementary School serves 799 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Bob Sikes Elementary School operates within the Okaloosa School District.

Overview

The student population of 799 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 799 students
Bob Sikes Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Bob Sikes Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bob Sikes Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Bob Sikes Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Bob Sikes Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
28%
Bob Sikes Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
23%
Bob Sikes Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
75%
43%
Bob Sikes Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bob Sikes Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bob Sikes Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.42 0.45
Bob Sikes Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
36%
49%
Bob Sikes Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Bob Sikes Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,286 students has grown by 17% over five years.
School District Name Okaloosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
23
Number of Students Managed 34,286 9,989
Okaloosa School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $266 MM $138 MM
Okaloosa School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $293 MM $159 MM
Okaloosa School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,140 $13,793
Okaloosa School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,066 $15,882
Okaloosa School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Richbourg School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shoal River Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richbourg School (0.8 miles away)
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  • CrestviewShoal River Middle School
    3200 Redstone Ave East
    CrestviewFL 32539
    (850)689-7229
    0.8 mi | 875 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CrestviewRichbourg School
    Special Education School
    500 Alabama St
    CrestviewFL 32536
    (850)689-7229
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 49 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CrestviewNorthwood Elementary School
    501 4th Ave
    CrestviewFL 32536
    (850)689-7252
    0.9 mi | 705 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CrestviewCrestview High School
    1250 North Ferdon Blvd
    CrestviewFL 32536
    (850)689-7177
    1.2 mi | 1861 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CrestviewDavidson Middle School
    6261 Old Bethel Rd
    CrestviewFL 32536
    (850)683-7500
    1.2 mi | 903 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Crestview, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.38, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Crestview is Riverside Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.