Littlewood Elementary School

  • Littlewood Elementary School serves 729 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Littlewood 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Littlewood Elementary School's student population of 729 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students729 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Littlewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Littlewood Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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#1248 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
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Black
30%
22%
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White
42%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Littlewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlachua School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Littlewood is a lot more organized than the other schools in neighboring districts and is filled with staff and administration that care about the children.
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My daughter loves going to school, she adores the teachers and enjoys doing her homework. I think this is a great school.
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