Southport Elementary School

Southport Elementary School serves 416 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Southport Elementary School operates within the Bay School District.

School Overview

The student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 416 students
Southport Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Southport Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Southport Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Southport Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Southport Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
30%
Southport Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
94%
41%
Southport Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Southport Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.45
Southport Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
52%
Southport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
6%
Southport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bay School District's student population of 27,053 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,465 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,610 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
22
Number of Students Managed 27,053 10,137
Bay School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $245 MM $132 MM
Bay School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $249 MM $140 MM
Bay School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,465 $11,888
Bay School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,610 $12,571
Bay School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is A. Crawford Mosley High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mowat Middle School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lynn Haven Elementary School (3 miles away)
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