Ashton Elementary School

5110 Ashton Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Ashton Elementary School serves 999 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ashton Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ashton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Ashton Elementary School's student population of 999 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students999 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Ashton Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ashton Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#87 out of 3633 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
73%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSarasota School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ashton Elementary School is Suncoast Technical College (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sarasota Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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