Shalimar Elementary School

Shalimar Elementary School serves 597 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Shalimar Elementary School operates within the Okaloosa School District.

Overview

The student population of 597 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 597 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
11%
28%
Black
13%
23%
White
63%
42%
Two or more races
11%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.45
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.
54%
51%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,625 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,140 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,066 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Okaloosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
22
Number of Students Managed 34,625 9,797
District Total Revenue $266 MM $138 MM
District Spending $293 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,140 $13,793
District Spending / Student $10,066 $15,882
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 Choctawhatchee Senior High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clifford Meigs Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Longwood Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ShalimarClifford Meigs Middle School
    150 Richbourg Ave
    ShalimarFL 32579
    (850)833-4301
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 530 students                      
  • Shalimar Longwood Elementary School
    50 Holly Ave
    ShalimarFL 32579
    (850)833-4329
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 599 students                      
  • Fort Walton BeachKenwood Elementary School
    15 Eagle St Ne
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3570
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 612 students                      
  • Fort Walton BeachElliott Point Elementary School
    301 Hughes St Ne
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32548
    (850)833-3355
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 613 students                      
  • Eglin AfbEglin Elementary School
    200 Gaffney Rd
    Eglin AfbFL 32542
    (850)833-4320
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 480 students                      

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