Dinsmore Elementary School

  • Dinsmore Elementary School serves 507 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dinsmore Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Dinsmore Elementary School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dinsmore Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dinsmore Elementary School is 0.59, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1446 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dinsmore Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dinsmore Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dinsmore Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dinsmore Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
42%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dinsmore Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dinsmore Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dinsmore Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.590.70
This chart display the diversity score of Dinsmore Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dinsmore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dinsmore Elementary School 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 NameDuval School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Dinsmore Elementary School is (3.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is (3.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is (3.1 miles away)
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