Shaw Elementary School

  • Shaw Elementary School serves 706 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 26% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Shaw Elementary School's student population of 706 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students706 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shaw Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shaw Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3422 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shaw 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)
26%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
36%
32%
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Black
54%
22%
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White
6%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shaw Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.580.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHILLSBOROUGH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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