Sawgrass Lake Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sawgrass Lake 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 559 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
- Minority Enrollment: 53%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in FL
- Math Proficiency: 43% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 43% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School's student population of 559 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is 0.69, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2118 out of 3655 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Sawgrass Lake Elementary School's ranking?
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is ranked #2118 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Sawgrass Lake Elementary School?
559 students attend Sawgrass Lake Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Sawgrass Lake Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sawgrass Lake Elementary School?
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Sawgrass Lake Elementary School offer ?
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Sawgrass Lake Elementary School part of?
Sawgrass Lake Elementary School is part of Pinellas School District.
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Last day for all students. End of fourth quarter. Students will be released two hours early.
May 29, 2024 (Wednesday)
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