Ashton Elementary School

  • Ashton Elementary School serves 933 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Ashton Elementary School's student population of 933 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students933 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashton Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#156 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ashton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ashton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
32%
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Black
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ashton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
77%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ashton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.390.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ashton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSarasota School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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