Eglin Elementary School

200 Gaffney Rd
Eglin Afb, FL 32542
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Eglin Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : Top 20% in FL
  • : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Eglin Elementary School's student population of 450 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Eglin Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Eglin Elementary School is 0.68, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#396 out of 3704 schools
(Top 20%)
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75-79%
52%
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70-74%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
36%
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Black
16%
21%
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White
48%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.68
This chart display the diversity score of Eglin Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Eglin Elementary School's ranking?
Eglin Elementary School is ranked #396 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Eglin Elementary School often compared to?
Eglin Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like James E Plew Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Eglin Elementary School?
450 students attend Eglin Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Eglin Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 16% of students are Black, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Eglin Elementary School?
Eglin Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is equal to the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Eglin Elementary School offer ?
Eglin Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Eglin Elementary School part of?
Eglin Elementary School is part of Okaloosa School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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