Dunedin Elementary School

Dunedin Elementary School serves 689 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Dunedin Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 689 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 689 students
Dunedin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Dunedin Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Dunedin Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 13:1 15:1
Dunedin Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Dunedin Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
40%
28%
Dunedin Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
19%
23%
Dunedin Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
35%
42%
Dunedin Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Dunedin Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Dunedin Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Dunedin Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.69 0.45
Dunedin 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.
76%
51%
Dunedin Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Dunedin Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,281 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,072 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,874 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
22
Number of Students Managed 118,281 9,797
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
Pinellas School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,072 $13,793
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,874 $15,882
Pinellas School District 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 Calvin A. Hunsinger School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dunedin Highland Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Life Force Arts And Technology Academy Charter School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DunedinDunedin Highland Middle School
    Magnet School
    70 Patricia Ave
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)469-4112
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1131 students                      
  • DunedinLife Force Arts And Technology Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    453 Edgewater Dr
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)441-1717
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 97 students                      
  • ClearwaterCalvin A. Hunsinger School
    Special Education School
    1863 North Betty Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-4260
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 107 students                      
  • DunedinCurtis Fundamental Elementary School
    Magnet School
    531 Beltrees St
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)738-6438
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 536 students                      
  • ClearwaterSandy Lane Elementary School
    1360 Sandy Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-5974
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 506 students                      

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