Destin Elementary School

630 Kelly St
Destin, FL 32541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Destin Elementary School serves 917 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Destin Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Destin Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Destin Elementary School's student population of 917 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
917 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
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School Rankings

Destin Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Destin Elementary School is 0.36, 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#224 out of 3628 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
79%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 917 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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