Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School

  • Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School serves 407 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School operates within the Duval School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 407 students
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
2%
31%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
93%
23%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
3%
40%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.46
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
68%
53%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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%
Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Duval School District's student population of 127,122 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,184 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,454 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Duval School District
Number of Schools
Managed
205
22
Number of Students Managed 127,122 10,184
Duval School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,172 MM $122 MM
Duval School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,207 MM $125 MM
Duval School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,184 $12,021
Duval School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,454 $12,230
Duval School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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