Hellen Caro Elementary School

  • Hellen Caro Elementary School serves 949 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Hellen Caro Elementary School operates within the Escambia School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 949 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students949 students
Hellen Caro Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender %Hellen Caro Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
Hellen Caro Elementary School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by GradeHellen Caro Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Hellen Caro Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Hellen Caro Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
11%
31%
Hellen Caro Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
6%
23%
Hellen Caro Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
73%
40%
Hellen Caro Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Hellen Caro Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHellen Caro Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.450.70
Hellen Caro Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
26%
53%
Hellen Caro Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Hellen Caro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Escambia School District's student population of 40,528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,709 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,524 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEscambia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
71
22
Number of Students Managed40,52810,184
Escambia School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$395 MM$132 MM
Escambia School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$387 MM$140 MM
Escambia School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,709$11,888
Escambia School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,524$12,571
Escambia School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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