Lacoochee Elementary School

38815 Cummer Rd
Dade City, FL 33523
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lacoochee Elementary School serves 307 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 307 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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 307 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Lacoochee Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lacoochee Elementary School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2387 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
40%
36%
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Black
23%
21%
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White
30%
36%
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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
0.70
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lacoochee Elementary School's ranking?
Lacoochee Elementary School is ranked #2387 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Lacoochee Elementary School?
307 students attend Lacoochee Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Lacoochee Elementary School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 23% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lacoochee Elementary School?
Lacoochee Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is equal to the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Lacoochee Elementary School offer ?
Lacoochee Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Lacoochee Elementary School part of?
Lacoochee Elementary School is part of Pasco School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 307 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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