Scenic Heights Elementary School

  • Scenic Heights Elementary School serves 925 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Scenic Heights Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Scenic Heights Elementary School's student population of 925 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students925 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Scenic Heights Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scenic Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scenic Heights Elementary School is 0.65, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1467 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
21%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
54%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scenic Heights Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.70
This chart display the diversity score of Scenic Heights Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Scenic Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscambia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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