Eglin Elementary School

  • Eglin Elementary School serves 482 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Eglin 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 20%) 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 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Eglin Elementary School's student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eglin Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eglin Elementary School is 0.69, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Eglin Elementary School and the percentage of 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
2%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
32%
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Black
21%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Eglin Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
48%
39%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eglin Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.690.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Eglin Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eglin Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaloosa School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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