Lacoochee Elementary School

38815 Cummer Rd
Dade City, FL 33523
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
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 2017-18 school year.
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 35-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lacoochee Elementary School's student population of 327 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Lacoochee Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2089 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasco School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Lacoochee Elementary School is Sheriff's Detention Center (6.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dade City Adult Satellite East

    6.2 miles
    38301 Martin Luther King Blvd
    Dade City, FL 33525
    (352) 524-9000
    6.2 n/a n/a
  • Dade City James Irvin Adult Education

    6.2 miles
    35830 State Road 52
    Dade City, FL 33525
    (352) 524-5700
    6.2 n/a n/a
  • Land O Lakes Sheriff's Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 5 students
    6.2 miles
    20101 Central Blvd
    Land O Lakes, FL 34637
    (352) 524-9000
    6.2 6-12 5
  • Dade City Rodney B. Cox Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
    6.3 miles
    37615 Martin Luther King Blvd
    Dade City, FL 33523
    (352) 524-5100
    6.3 PK-5 496
  • Dade City Pasco Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 613 students
    6.9 miles
    37350 Florida Ave
    Dade City, FL 33525
    (352) 524-5200
    6.9 PK-5 613

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