Blountstown Elementary School

  • Blountstown Elementary School serves 606 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Blountstown Elementary School's student population of 606 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blountstown Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blountstown Elementary School is 0.49, 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#1044 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blountstown 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)
53%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blountstown 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 Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
32%
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Black
17%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blountstown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
69%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blountstown 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
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blountstown Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.490.46
This chart display the diversity score of Blountstown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blountstown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blountstown 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 NameCALHOUN School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Both of my children have attended this school. Son 14 and daughter 6. The staff is one of the best I have ever seen working with kids. The atmosphere is one that can be learned from. Everyone togeather makes this school one that every child and parent can be proud to call theirs. Thank you so very much for all that all of you do.
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