1430 Se 24th Rd
Ocala, FL 34471
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
South Ocala Elementary School serves 679 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
South Ocala Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

South Ocala Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

South Ocala Elementary School's student population of 679 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
679 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

South Ocala Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of South Ocala Elementary School is 0.69, 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1798 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
33%
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Black
34%
22%
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White
41%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 679 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 20%)

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