Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School

3501 Winton Dr,

Jacksonville, FL, 32208-2923

Tel: (904)924-3086
Grades: PK-5

403 students

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
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 60% Male / 40%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
28%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
96%
23%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
1%
43%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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 0.69
Sallye B. Mathis 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.
83%
49%
Sallye B. Mathis 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.
2%
8%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
20
Number of Students Managed 134,927 9,762
Duval School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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: 2012 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jacksonville Jean Ribault High School
    Magnet School
    3701 Winton Dr
    Jacksonville , FL , 32208
    (904)924-3092
    Magnet School
    0.1  mi  |  990  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jacksonville Jean Ribault Middle School
    Magnet School
    3610 Ribault Scenic Dr
    Jacksonville , FL , 32208
    (904)924-3062
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  614  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jacksonville William M. Raines High School
    Magnet School
    3663 Raines Ave
    Jacksonville , FL , 32209
    (904)924-3049
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  954  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Jacksonville Martin Luther King, Junior Elementary School
    Magnet School
    8801 Lake Placid Dr East
    Jacksonville , FL , 32208
    (904)924-3027
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jacksonville Carter G. Woodson Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2334 Butler St
    Jacksonville , FL , 32209
    (904)924-3004
    Magnet School
    0.9  mi  |  468  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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