Lawtey Elementary School

  • Lawtey Elementary School serves 235 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Lawtey 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Lawtey Elementary School operates within the Bradford School District.

School Overview

  • Lawtey Elementary School's student population of 235 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students235 students
Lawtey Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Lawtey Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Lawtey Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeLawtey Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Lawtey Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawtey Elementary School is 0.41, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Lawtey Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
n/a
3%
Lawtey Elementary School Asian Students (1996-2014)
Hispanic
2%
32%
Lawtey Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
18%
23%
Lawtey Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
75%
39%
Lawtey Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Lawtey Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLawtey Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.410.70
Lawtey Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
48%
Lawtey Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
Lawtey Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Lawtey Elementary School is Bradford School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Bradford School District's student population of 3,206 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,023 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,212 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameBradford School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    12
    22
    Number of Students Managed3,20610,175
    Bradford School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    39%
    52%
    District Total Revenue$33 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$33 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,023$12,987
    District Spending / Student$10,212$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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