Hawks Rise Elementary School

205 Meadow Ridge Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 779 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Hawks Rise Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 779 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Top 10% in FL
  • : 79% (Top 10%)
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Hawks Rise Elementary School's student population of 779 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
779 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Hawks Rise Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hawks Rise Elementary School is 0.60, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#245 out of 3704 schools
(Top 10%)
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79%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawks Rise 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 2021-22 school year data.
81%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawks Rise 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 2021-22 school year data.
75-79%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Hawks Rise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
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Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Hawks Rise Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
12%
21%
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White
60%
36%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hawks Rise Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Hawks Rise Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawks Rise Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hawks Rise Elementary School's ranking?
Hawks Rise Elementary School is ranked #245 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Hawks Rise Elementary School often compared to?
Hawks Rise Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Killearn Lakes Elementary School, Gilchrist Elementary School, Desoto Trail Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 81% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Hawks Rise Elementary School?
779 students attend Hawks Rise Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Hawks Rise Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hawks Rise Elementary School?
Hawks Rise Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Hawks Rise Elementary School offer ?
Hawks Rise Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Hawks Rise Elementary School part of?
Hawks Rise Elementary School is part of Leon School District.
In what neighborhood is Hawks Rise Elementary School located?
Hawks Rise Elementary School is located in the Ox Bottom Manor neighborhood of Tallahassee, FL.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
2024 Scholars First Day of School
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Middle School Open House
September 05, 2024 (Thursday)
2024 High School Open House
September 16, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 779 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 79% (Top 10%)
  • : 81% (Top 5%)
  • : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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