Five Points Elementary School

  • Five Points Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Five Points Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Five Points Elementary School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Five Points Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Five Points Elementary School is 0.54, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#2323 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
33%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
63%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Five Points Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.540.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Five Points is a great school that gives our children many opportunities in academic and extracurricular activities. Five Points has a small child to teacher ratio and the children benefit from more individualized attention. The parents, teachers and staff are a close knit team that work together to push each child to their full potential. My children and I both attended Five Points Elementary and I would highly recommend this school. It is without a doubt an "A" school in all aspects.
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