Fred G. Garner Elementary School

  • Fred G. Garner Elementary School serves 680 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Fred G. Garner Elementary School's student population of 680 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fred G. Garner Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fred G. Garner Elementary School is 0.66, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3244 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fred G. Garner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fred G. Garner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
31%
32%
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Black
45%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fred G. Garner Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
22%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fred G. Garner Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fred G. Garner Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.660.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fred G. Garner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fred G. Garner Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePOLK School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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