Homosassa Elementary School

  • Homosassa Elementary School serves 400 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Homosassa 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Homosassa Elementary School's student population of 400 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Homosassa Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Homosassa Elementary School is 0.17, 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#1530 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Homosassa 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Homosassa Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
22%
White
91%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Homosassa Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.170.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Homosassa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCitrus School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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