Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele

  • Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele serves 271 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele's student population of 271 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele 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 Testing Rank#19 out of 3633 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
85%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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