Richard L. Sanders School

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Richard L. Sanders School serves 63 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Richard L. Sanders 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 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 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Richard L. Sanders School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Richard L. Sanders School's student population of 63 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 44% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Richard L. Sanders 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 diversity score of Richard L. Sanders School is 0.55, 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
#3409 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
5%
33%
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Black
59%
22%
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White
33%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.70
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Graduation Rate
<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Richard L. Sanders School is Pace Center For Girls (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinellas Park Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pinellas Park Pinellas Park Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 598 students
    0.1 miles
    7520 52nd St N
    Pinellas Park, FL 33781
    (727) 547-7888
    0.1 PK-5 598
  • Pinellas Park Pace Center For Girls Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 38 students
    0.4 miles
    4000 Gateway Center Blvd
    Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (727) 456-1566
    0.4 6-12 38
  • Pinellas Park Nina Harris Ese Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 209 students
    1.0 miles
    6000 70th Ave N
    Pinellas Park, FL 33781
    (727) 547-7850
    1 PK-12 209
  • Pinellas Park Plato Academy Pinellas Park Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 272 students
    1.0 miles
    9200 49th St
    Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (727) 521-7260
    1 K-8 272
  • Pinellas Park Skyview Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
    1.1 miles
    8601 60th St N
    Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (727) 547-7857
    1.1 PK-5 660

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