Calusa Park Elementary School

  • Calusa Park Elementary School serves 690 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Calusa Park Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Calusa Park Elementary School's student population of 690 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calusa Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Calusa Park Elementary School is 0.61, 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#994 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calusa Park 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calusa Park 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
51%
32%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
28%
39%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.70
This chart display the diversity score of Calusa Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Calusa Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calusa Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCollier School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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