Dale Cassens Education Complex

  • Dale Cassens Education Complex serves 193 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Dale Cassens Education Complex's student population of 193 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dale Cassens Education Complex's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dale Cassens Education Complex is 0.53, 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#3572 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dale Cassens Education Complex 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)6-9%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dale Cassens Education Complex 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 Ratio8:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
32%
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Black
64%
22%
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White
19%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dale Cassens Education Complex and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dale Cassens Education Complex.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.530.46
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Graduation Rate≤20%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dale Cassens Education Complex and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Lucie School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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