South Ward Elementary School (Closed 2010)

610 S Fort Harrison Ave
South Ward Elementary School served 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Minority enrollment was 66% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
This chart display total students of South Ward Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (07-08)20 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of South Ward Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of South Ward Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in South Ward Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Ward Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
30%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Ward Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Ward Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Ward Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.700.70
This chart display the diversity score of South Ward Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Ward Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Ward Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to South Ward Elementary School is Clearwater Intermediate (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belleair Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clearwater Belleair Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
    0.9 miles
    1156 Lakeview Rd
    Clearwater, FL 33756
    (727) 469-5983
    0.9 PK-5 591
  • Clearwater Clearwater Intermediate Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-9 | 240 students
    1.5 miles
    1220 Palmetto St
    Clearwater, FL 33755
    (727) 298-1616
    1.5 4-9 240
  • Clearwater Ponce De Leon Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    1.9 miles
    1301 Ponce De Leon Blvd
    Clearwater, FL 33756
    (727) 588-3573
    1.9 PK-5 552
  • Clearwater Kings Highway Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
    2.2 miles
    1715 Kings Highway
    Clearwater, FL 33755
    (727) 223-8949
    2.2 PK-5 378
  • Clearwater Sandy Lane Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    2.2 miles
    1360 Sandy Ln
    Clearwater, FL 33755
    (727) 469-5974
    2.2 PK-5 346
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