Saddlewood Elementary School

  • Saddlewood Elementary School serves 900 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 60%.
  • Saddlewood Elementary School operates within the Marion School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 900 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 900 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
32%
31%
Black
17%
23%
White
40%
40%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.71 0.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
53%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

  • Marion School District's student population of 42,433 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,022 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,844 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Marion School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
22
Number of Students Managed 42,433 10,184
District Total Revenue $380 MM $122 MM
District Spending $372 MM $125 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,022 $12,021
District Spending / Student $8,844 $12,230
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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