Atwater Elementary School

  • Atwater Elementary School serves 696 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (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 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Atwater Elementary School's student population of 696 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students696 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atwater Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Atwater Elementary School is 0.51, which is more 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#1460 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Atwater 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)
62%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Atwater 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 Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
32%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
68%
39%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Atwater Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.510.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Atwater 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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