Sadie T. Tillis Elementary School

6084 Morse Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32244
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sadie T. Tillis Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 37% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sadie T. Tillis Elementary 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Sadie T. Tillis Elementary School's student population of 489 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Sadie T. Tillis Elementary 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 Sadie T. Tillis Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#2488 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
33%
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Black
58%
22%
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White
16%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sadie T. Tillis Elementary School is Westside High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waverly Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Timucuan Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Timucuan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
    1.4 miles
    5429 110th St
    Jacksonville, FL 32244
    (904) 573-1130
    1.4 PK-5 594
  • Jacksonville Waverly Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 117 students
    1.7 miles
    5710 Wesconnett Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32244
    (904) 647-8552
    1.7 6-8 117
  • Jacksonville J. E. B. Stuart Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 622 students
    2.0 miles
    4815 Wesconnett Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32210
    (904) 573-1000
    2.0 6-8 622
  • Jacksonville Westside High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,597 student
    2.0 miles
    5530 Firestone Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32244
    (904) 573-1170
    2.0 9-12 1,597
  • Jacksonville Oak Hill Academy Special Education School
    Grades: PK-6 | 178 students
    2.2 miles
    6910 Daughtry Blvd S
    Jacksonville, FL 32210
    (904) 573-1030
    2.2 PK-6 178

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