Doby Elementary School

6720 Covington Garden Dr
Apollo Beach, FL 33572
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Doby Elementary School serves 845 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 54% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Doby Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Doby Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Doby Elementary School's student population of 845 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students845 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Doby 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 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Doby Elementary School is 0.66, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1418 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
31%
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Black
14%
23%
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White
48%
40%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Doby Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.660.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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