Florence K-8 Elementary School

Florence K-8 Elementary School serves 729 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% 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 729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 729 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
American Indian
3%
5%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
41%
43%
Black
6%
5%
White
47%
42%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.61 0.42
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.
45%
37%
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.
6%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,049 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name Florence Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 9,049 299
District Total Revenue $91 MM $2 MM
District Spending $119 MM $2 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,420 $9,374
District Spending / Student $16,262 $8,323
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • FlorenceFlorence Virtual Academy
    225 South Orlando St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3552
    0.1 mi | 85 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • FlorenceSummit School
    225 South Orlando St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3500
    0.1 mi | 37 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • FlorenceCavit - Florence Unified High School
    Vocational School
    350 South Main St
    FlorenceAZ 85232
    (520)868-2300
    Vocational School

    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FlorenceFlorence High School
    1001 South Main St
    FlorenceAZ 85132
    (520)866-3560
    0.4 mi | 724 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FlorenceAoc-pinal County Juvenile Detention Center
    Alternative School
    450 West Adamsville Rd
    FlorenceAZ 85232
    (520)868-7178
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. Inquire with school                      

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