5025 76th Ave N
Pinellas Park, FL 33781
Rating
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Richard L. Sanders School's student population of 63 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Date
End of fourth quarter. Last day for all students. Students will be released two hours early.
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Richard L. Sanders 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 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3549 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
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
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 63 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Btm 50%)

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