Samoset Elementary School

3300 19th St E
Bradenton, FL 34208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Samoset Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Samoset 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 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Samoset Elementary School's student population of 626 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students626 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Samoset 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 Samoset Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#3138 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
61%
33%
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Black
23%
22%
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White
13%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Samoset Elementary School is Southeast High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Louise R. Johnson Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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