700 Center Rd
Venice, FL 34285
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Garden Elementary School serves 605 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Garden Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Garden Elementary School's student population of 605 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
605 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Garden Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Garden Elementary School is 0.39, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1527 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
33%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
77%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 605 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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