James B. Sanderlin Pk-8

  • James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 serves 587 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • James B. Sanderlin Pk-8's student population of 587 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 is ranked within the top 20% 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 James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 is 0.66, 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#650 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
33%
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Black
32%
22%
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White
48%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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