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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 66 public schools managed by Alachua School District serving 29,305 students in Alachua, Florida.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Alachua School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Alachua A. L. Mebane Middle School
    16401 Nw 140th St
    Alachua, FL 32615
    (386)462-1648

    Grades: 6-8 | 383 students
  • Gainesville A.quinn Jones Center Alternative School
    1108 Nw 7th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32601
    (352)955-6840

    Grades: 6-12 | 100 students
  • Gainesville Abraham Lincoln Middle School Magnet School
    1001 Se 12th St
    Gainesville, FL 32641
    (352)955-6711

    Grades: 6-8 | 723 students
  • Gainesville Adult Education Program
    620 E University Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32601
    (352)955-7035

    Grades: AE | n/a students
  • Gainesville Alachua Academy Alternative School
    3436 Ne 39th Ave Ste 3
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)955-7634

    Grades: 7-12 | 15 students
  • Gainesville Alachua County Jail Alternative School
    3333 Ne 39th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)955-2160

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Alachua Alachua Elementary School
    13800 Nw 152nd Pl
    Alachua, FL 32615
    (386)462-1841

    Grades: 3-5 | 377 students
  • Gainesville Alachua Eschool (virtual Franchise)
    620 E University Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32601
    (352)955-7700

    Grades: 6-12 | 74 students
  • Alachua Alachua Learning Academy Elementary School Charter School
    11100 W Sr 235
    Alachua, FL 32616
    (386)418-2080

    Grades: K-5 | 113 students
  • Alachua Alachua Learning Academy Middle School Charter School
    11100 W State Road 235
    Alachua, FL 32616
    (386)418-2080

    Grades: 6-8 | 61 students
  • Gainesville Alachua Mycroschool Of Integrated Academics And Technologies High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    2209 Nw 13th St
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)379-2902

    Grades: 9-12 | 282 students
  • Gainesville Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    3436 Ne 39th Ave Ste 3
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)955-7895

    Grades: 4-12 | 37 students
  • Gainesville Alachua Virtual Instruction Program
    620 E University Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32601
    (352)955-7444

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Gainesville Alachua Virtual Instruction Program (district Provided) Elementary School
    620 E University Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32601
    (352)955-7589

    Grades: PK-5 | 33 students
  • Gainesville Amikids Alternative School
    6815 Sw Archer Rd
    Gainesville, FL 32608
    (352)466-0543

    Grades: 6-12 | 39 students
  • Archer Archer Elementary School Magnet School
    14533 Sw 170th St
    Archer, FL 32618
    (352)495-2111

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Gainesville Boulware Springs Elementary School Charter School
    1303 Ne 23rd Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)215-2175

    Grades: K-5 | 144 students
  • Gainesville C. W. Norton Elementary School
    2200 Nw 45th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32605
    (352)955-6765

    Grades: PK-5 | 636 students
  • Gainesville Caring & Sharing Learning School Charter School
    1951 Se 4th St
    Gainesville, FL 32641
    (352)372-1004

    Grades: K-6 | 144 students
  • Hawthorne Chester Shell Elementary School
    21633 Se 65th Ave
    Hawthorne, FL 32640
    (352)481-1901

    Grades: PK-5 | 308 students
  • Gainesville Early Learning Academy At Duval
    2106 Ne Eight Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32641
    (352)955-6703

    Grades: PK-K | 379 students
  • Gainesville Eastside High School Magnet School
    1201 Se 43rd St
    Gainesville, FL 32641
    (352)955-6704

    Grades: 9-12 | 1447 students
  • Gainesville The Einstein School Inc. Alternative School
    Charter School
    5910 Sw Archer Rd
    Gainesville, FL 32608
    (352)335-4321

    Grades: 2-8 | 109 students
  • Gainesville Expressions Learning Arts Academy Charter School
    5408 Sw 13th St
    Gainesville, FL 32608
    (352)373-5223

    Grades: K-5 | 85 students
  • Gainesville F. W. Buchholz High School Magnet School
    5510 Nw 27th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32606
    (352)955-6702

    Grades: 9-12 | 2252 students
  • Gainesville Fearnside Family Services Center
    3600 Ne 15th St
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)955-6875

    Grades: PK | 56 students
  • Gainesville Fort Clarke Middle School
    9301 Nw 23rd Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32606
    (352)333-2800

    Grades: 6-8 | 858 students
  • Gainesville Gainesville High School Magnet School
    1900 Nw 13th St
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)955-6707

    Grades: 9-12 | 1890 students
  • Gainesville Genesis Preparatory School Charter School
    207 Nw 23rd Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    (352)379-1188

    Grades: K-3 | 69 students
  • Gainesville Glen Springs Elementary School
    2826 Nw 31st Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32605
    (352)955-6708

    Grades: PK-5 | 492 students
  • Hawthorne Hawthorne Middle/High School
    21403 Se 69th Ave
    Hawthorne, FL 32640
    (352)481-1900

    Grades: 6-12 | 291 students
  • Gainesville Healthy Learning Academy Charter School Charter School
    2101 Nw 39th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32605
    (352)372-2279

    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
  • Gainesville Hidden Oak Elementary School
    2100 Fort Clarke Blvd
    Gainesville, FL 32606
    (352)333-2801

    Grades: PK-5 | 791 students
  • High Springs High Springs Community School
    1015 N Main St
    High Springs, FL 32643
    (386)454-1958

    Grades: PK-8 | 893 students
  • Gainesville Hospital Homebound Special Education School
    1817 E University Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32641
    (352)955-7671

    Grades: PK-12 | 28 students
  • Show 31 more public schools in Alachua

Overview

School District NameAlachua School District
# of Schools66
# of Students29,305
# of Teachers1,769
Student : Teacher Ratio16
# of Male Students14,091
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students15,214
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.67
# of American Indian Students57
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,435
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students2,635
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students10,461
% Black Students
36%
# of White Students12,881
% White Students
44%
# of Hawaiian Students38
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,798
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:892
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,313
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,404
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,393
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,423
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,169
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,133
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,023
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,018
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,006
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,130
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,188
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,136
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,077
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Alachua School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alachua School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alachua School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
78%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Alachua School District and graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,110 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,987. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,472 is less than the state average of $13,734. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (FL)
Total Revenue$281 MM$132 MM
This chart display total revenue of Alachua School District and average revenue for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$264 MM$140 MM
This chart display total spending of Alachua School District and average spending for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,110$12,987
This chart display average revenue per student in Alachua School District and average revenue per student in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,472$13,734
This chart display average spending per student in Alachua School District and average spending per student in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Alachua School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.46. The most diverse school in the district is J. J. Finley Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.