Seminole Elementary School

  • Seminole Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Seminole 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Seminole Elementary School's student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students654 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Seminole Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Seminole Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Seminole Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank
46%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Seminole 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Seminole 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Seminole Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.560.46
This chart display the diversity score of Seminole Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Seminole Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkeechobee School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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