Citrus Elementary School

Citrus Elementary School serves 692 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Citrus Elementary School operates within the Indian River School District.

Overview

The student population of 692 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 692 students
Citrus Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Citrus Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Citrus Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Citrus Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Citrus Elementary School American Indian (1996-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
Citrus Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
22%
28%
Citrus Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
16%
23%
Citrus Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
43%
Citrus Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Citrus Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Citrus 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.
0.64 0.90
Citrus 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.
69%
49%
Citrus 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.
7%
8%
Citrus Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,964 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Indian River School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
23
Number of Students Managed 17,964 9,989
Indian River School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $184 MM $138 MM
Indian River School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $218 MM $159 MM
Indian River School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,443 $13,793
Indian River School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,394 $15,882
Indian River 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 Vero Beach High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oslo Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vero Beach Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vero Beach Oslo Middle School
    480 20th Ave Sw
    Vero Beach , FL , 32962
    (772)564-3980
    1.1  mi  |  901  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Vero Beach Vero Beach Elementary School
    1770 12th St
    Vero Beach , FL , 32960
    (772)564-4550
    1.2  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Vero Beach Glendale Elementary School
    4940 8th St
    Vero Beach , FL , 32968
    (772)978-8050
    1.5  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Vero Beach Rosewood Magnet School
    Magnet School
    3850 16th St
    Vero Beach , FL , 32960
    (772)564-3840
    Magnet School
    1.6  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Vero Beach Vero Beach High School
    1707 16th St
    Vero Beach , FL , 32960
    (772)564-4620
    1.7  mi  |  2762  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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