Shalimar Elementary School

Shalimar Elementary School serves 623 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Shalimar Elementary School operates within the Okaloosa School District.

School Overview

The student population of 623 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 623 students
Shalimar Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Shalimar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Shalimar Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Shalimar Elementary School Student 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 16:1
Shalimar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Shalimar Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
11%
30%
Shalimar Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
14%
23%
Shalimar Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
64%
41%
Shalimar Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Shalimar Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 (1987-2014)
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.
56%
52%
Shalimar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Shalimar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Okaloosa School District's student population of 30,223 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,351 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,950 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Okaloosa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
22
Number of Students Managed 30,223 10,137
Okaloosa School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $270 MM $132 MM
Okaloosa School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $287 MM $140 MM
Okaloosa School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,351 $11,888
Okaloosa School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,950 $12,571
Okaloosa School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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
    Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
    0.5 miles
    150 Richbourg Ave
    ShalimarFL 32579
    (850)833-4301
    0.56-8529
  • Shalimar Longwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 619 students
    0.9 miles
    50 Holly Ave
    ShalimarFL 32579
    (850)833-4329
    0.9PK-5619
  • Fort Walton BeachKenwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 608 students
    2.1 miles
    15 Eagle St Ne
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32547
    (850)833-3570
    2.1PK-5608
  • Eglin AfbEglin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 486 students
    2.4 miles
    200 Gaffney Rd
    Eglin AfbFL 32542
    (850)833-4320
    2.4PK-4486
  • Fort Walton BeachElliott Point Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
    2.4 miles
    301 Hughes St Ne
    Fort Walton BeachFL 32548
    (850)833-3355
    2.4PK-5623

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