Mellon Elementary School

  • Mellon Elementary School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mellon Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Mellon Elementary School's student population of 300 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mellon 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mellon Elementary School is 0.54, 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 School Rank#3214 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mellon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mellon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
62%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mellon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
28%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.70
This chart display the diversity score of Mellon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mellon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePutnam School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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