6305 Old Kings Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Pickett Elementary School serves 227 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Pickett Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Pickett Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Pickett Elementary School's student population of 227 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
227 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Pickett Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pickett Elementary School is 0.57, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1845 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
33%
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Black
36%
22%
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White
55%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 227 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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