Sheehy Elementary School

  • Sheehy Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (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 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sheehy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Sheehy Elementary School's student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheehy Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheehy Elementary School is 0.27, 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)#3396 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
11%
33%
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Black
85%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheehy Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.270.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheehy 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 NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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