Florence K-8 Elementary School

Florence K-8 Elementary School serves 733 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Florence K-8 Elementary School operates within the Florence Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 733 students
Florence K-8 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Florence K-8 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Florence K-8 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 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Florence K-8 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
5%
Florence K-8 Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
38%
43%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
5%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
50%
42%
Florence K-8 Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Florence K-8 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Florence K-8 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.
0.61 0.64
Florence K-8 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.
43%
36%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
10%
11%
Florence K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,230 students has grown by 26% over five years.
School District Name Florence Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 9,230 285
Florence Unified   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $2 MM
Florence Unified   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $119 MM $2 MM
Florence Unified   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,452 $9,374
Florence Unified   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,304 $8,323
Florence Unified   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Florence Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Florence Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Florence Virtual Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Florence Florence Virtual Academy
    225 South Orlando St
    Florence , AZ , 85132
    (520)866-3552
    0.1  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Florence Summit School
    225 South Orlando St
    Florence , AZ , 85132
    (520)866-3500
    0.1  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Florence Cavit - Florence Unified High School
    Vocational School
    350 South Main St
    Florence , AZ , 85232
    (520)868-2300
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Florence Florence High School
    1001 South Main St
    Florence , AZ , 85132
    (520)866-3560
    0.4  mi  |  706  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Florence Aoc-pinal County Juvenile Detention Center
    Alternative School
    450 West Adamsville Rd
    Florence , AZ , 85232
    (520)868-7178
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  Inquire with school

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