Pelican Marsh Elementary School

  • Pelican Marsh Elementary School serves 756 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 82% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pelican Marsh Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pelican Marsh Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Pelican Marsh Elementary School's student population of 756 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students756 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pelican Marsh Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Pelican Marsh Elementary School is 0.52, 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 Testing Rank#125 out of 3633 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
33%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
65%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCollier School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Pelican Marsh Elementary School is Mason Classical Academy (1.1 miles away)
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