4701 Huntsville Ave
North Port, FL 34288
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Atwater Elementary School serves 603 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Atwater Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 603 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Atwater Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Atwater Elementary School's student population of 603 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
603 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Atwater Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Atwater Elementary School is 0.55, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#756 out of 3628 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
35%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
64%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Atwater Elementary School's ranking?

Atwater Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 59% FL state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% FL state average).

How many students attend Atwater Elementary School?

603 students attend Atwater Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

64% of Atwater Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Atwater Elementary School?

Atwater Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.

What grades does Atwater Elementary School offer ?

Atwater Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 603 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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