Shalimar Elementary School

Shalimar Elementary School serves 575 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Shalimar Elementary School operates within the Okaloosa School District.

Overview

The student population of 575 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 575 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade Shalimar Elementary School 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 0.56 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%
2%
Hispanic
10%
28%
Black
13%
23%
White
64%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Shalimar Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Shalimar 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.
0.56 0.45
Shalimar Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
48%
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.
9%
8%

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 (1988-2013)
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: 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 Students Grades
  • ShalimarClifford Meigs Middle School
    150 Richbourg Ave
    ShalimarFL 32579
    (850)833-4301
    0.5 mi | 535 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ShalimarHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Longwood Elementary School
    50 Holly Ave
    ShalimarFL 32579
    (850)833-4329
    0.9 mi | 556 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort Walton BeachKenwood Elementary School
    15 Eagle St Ne
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3570
    2.1 mi | 615 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort Walton BeachElliott Point Elementary School
    301 Hughes St
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32548
    (850)833-3355
    2.4 mi | 649 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Eglin AfbEglin Elementary School
    200 Gaffney Rd
    Eglin AfbFL 32542
    (850)833-4320
    2.4 mi | 444 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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Did You Know?
Okaloosa County, 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 0.39, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Okaloosa County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.