Children First Elementary School

Tel: (941)953-3877
  • Children First Elementary School serves 35 students in grades PK.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Children First Elementary School operates within the Sarasota School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 35 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades PK
Total Students35 students
Children First Elementary School Total Students (2008-2016)
Gender %Children First Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Children First Elementary School Total Teachers (2011-2016)

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Children First Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Children First Elementary School Black Students (2009-2016)
Children First Elementary School Black Students (2009-2016)
Children First Elementary School White Students (2008-2016)
Two or more races
Children First Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsChildren First Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.690.70
Children First Elementary School Diversity Score (2009-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Children First Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
Children First Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

  • Sarasota School District's student population of 42,368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,413 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,443 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSarasota School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed42,36810,175
Sarasota School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$510 MM$132 MM
Sarasota School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$511 MM$140 MM
Sarasota School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,413$12,987
Sarasota School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,443$13,734
Sarasota School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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