Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School

Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School serves 403 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School operates within the Duval School District.

Overview

The student population of 403 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 403 students
Gender % 60% Male / 40%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 13:1 15:1
Black
96%
23%
White
1%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Sallye B. Mathis 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.
0.08 0.45
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.
83%
49%
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.
2%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 134,927 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Duval School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
23
Number of Students Managed 134,927 9,989
Duval School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,148 MM $138 MM
Duval School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,248 MM $159 MM
Duval School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,366 $13,793
Duval School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,177 $15,882
Duval School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jean Ribault High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jean Ribault Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonvilleJean Ribault High School
    Magnet School
    3701 Winton Dr
    JacksonvilleFL 32208
    (904)924-3092
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | 990 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JacksonvilleJean Ribault Middle School
    Magnet School
    3610 Ribault Scenic Dr
    JacksonvilleFL 32208
    (904)924-3062
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | 614 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JacksonvilleWilliam M. Raines High School
    Magnet School
    3663 Raines Ave
    JacksonvilleFL 32209
    (904)924-3049
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 954 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JacksonvilleMartin Luther King, Junior Elementary School
    Magnet School
    8801 Lake Placid Dr East
    JacksonvilleFL 32208
    (904)924-3027
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 477 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JacksonvilleCarter G. Woodson Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2334 Butler St
    JacksonvilleFL 32209
    (904)924-3004
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 468 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Jacksonville, 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 0.25, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Jacksonville is San Jose Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.