Sidney Lanier Center

  • Sidney Lanier Center serves 154 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Sidney Lanier Center's student population of 154 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sidney Lanier Center's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sidney Lanier Center is 0.62, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3375 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
32%
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Black
47%
22%
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White
39%
39%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sidney Lanier Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.620.46
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
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 Sidney Lanier Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlachua School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Sidney lanier Is a great School for your kid to attend to you cant ask for a better school principal then mrs castallo and a better conicler then mr barnes i am a student
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