38815 Cummer Rd
Dade City, FL 33523
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lacoochee Elementary School serves 327 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lacoochee Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Lacoochee Elementary School's student population of 327 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Lacoochee Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lacoochee Elementary School is 0.64, 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2490 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
51%
33%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
28%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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