Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet

  • Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet serves 315 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet's student population of 315 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3482 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
32%
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Black
50%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.630.46
This chart display the diversity score of Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
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 Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
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School District NameBay School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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