Hawks Rise Elementary School

  • Hawks Rise Elementary School serves 870 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hawks Rise Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 37% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Hawks Rise Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Hawks Rise Elementary School's student population of 870 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students870 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawks Rise Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawks Rise Elementary School is 0.57, 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 School Rank (16-17)#55 out of 3650 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
33%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
63%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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