Okeechobee School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 public preschool managed by Okeechobee School District serving 162 students in Okeechobee, Florida.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Okeechobee School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Okeechobee Okeechobee Achievement Academy Alternative School
    1000 Nw 34th St
    Okeechobee, FL 34972
    (863)462-5125

    Grades: PK-12 | 162 students

Overview

School District NameOkeechobee School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,436 students
# of Teachers389 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students3,264 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students3,172 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.62
# of American Indian Students63 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students55 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students2,568 students
% Hispanic Students
40%
# of Black Students518 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students3,027 students
% White Students
47%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students200 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:90
# of Students in Kindergarten:477
# of Students in 1st Grade:485
# of Students in 2nd Grade:475
# of Students in 3rd Grade:601
# of Students in 4th Grade:490
# of Students in 5th Grade:513
# of Students in 6th Grade:480
# of Students in 7th Grade:441
# of Students in 8th Grade:480
# of Students in 9th Grade:541
# of Students in 10th Grade:542
# of Students in 11th Grade:428
# of Students in 12th Grade:393
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Okeechobee School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 71% has increased from 62% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Okeechobee School District and the percentage of public school 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)
39%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Okeechobee School District and the percentage of public school 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
71%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Okeechobee School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,055 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,000. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,217 is less than the state average of $13,747. 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$65 MM$132 MM
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Spending$66 MM$140 MM
This chart display total spending of Okeechobee School District and average spending for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,055$13,000
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Okeechobee School District and average revenue per public school student in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,217$13,747
This chart display average spending per public school student in Okeechobee School District and average spending per public school student in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Okeechobee School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.62, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.46. The most diverse school in the district is Central Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.