Ocala Springs Elementary School

5757 Ne 40th Avenue Rd
Ocala, FL 34479
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 666 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ocala Springs Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 666 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Top 50% in FL
  • : 55% (Top 50%)
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ocala Springs Elementary School's student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
666 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Ocala Springs Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ocala Springs Elementary School is 0.66, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#1752 out of 3704 schools
(Top 50%)
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55%
52%
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47%
52%
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40-44%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ocala Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
36%
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Black
21%
21%
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White
51%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Ocala Springs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ocala Springs Elementary School's ranking?
Ocala Springs Elementary School is ranked #1752 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Ocala Springs Elementary School often compared to?
Ocala Springs Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Anthony Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Ocala Springs Elementary School?
666 students attend Ocala Springs Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Ocala Springs Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Black, 20% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ocala Springs Elementary School?
Ocala Springs Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Ocala Springs Elementary School offer ?
Ocala Springs Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Ocala Springs Elementary School part of?
Ocala Springs Elementary School is part of Marion School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day for Students
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break - No School
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Classes Resume - First Day of Semester 2
January 08, 2025 (Wednesday)
Spring Break (No School)
March 17, 2025 (Monday)
Last Day of School for Students
May 29, 2025 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 666 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55% (Top 50%)
  • : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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