Children First Elementary School

Tel: (941)953-3877
  • Children First Elementary School serves 35 students in grades PK.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • 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
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

  • The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 2:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio1:116:1
Children First Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2016)
Hispanic
32%
32%
Children First Elementary School Black Students (2009-2016)
Black
22%
23%
Children First Elementary School Black Students (2009-2016)
White
41%
39%
Children First Elementary School White Students (2008-2016)
Two or more races
5%
3%
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 Score0.690.46
Children First Elementary School Diversity Score (2009-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
48%
Children First Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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
Managed
60
22
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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Did You Know?
Florida public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Florida is Palm Beach School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.