Cherokee

  • Cherokee serves 28 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Cherokee's student population of 28 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students28 students
This chart display total students of Cherokee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Cherokee
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cherokee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cherokee by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3375 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherokee 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)≤20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherokee 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 Ratio4:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cherokee and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cherokee and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cherokee and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
58%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cherokee and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
14%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cherokee and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cherokee and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherokee.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.600.46
This chart display the diversity score of Cherokee and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cherokee 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 Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherokee and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameORANGE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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