Gadsden Elementary Magnet School

  • Gadsden Elementary Magnet School serves 161 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gadsden Elementary Magnet School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gadsden Elementary Magnet School's student population of 161 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gadsden Elementary Magnet School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Gadsden Elementary Magnet School is 0.35, 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#43 out of 3633 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
33%
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Black
79%
22%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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