4100 Tatum Rd
Sarasota, FL 34240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Tatum Ridge Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tatum Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher 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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tatum Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Tatum Ridge Elementary School's student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School
May 27, 2022 (Friday)
Last Day for 196 Staff
June 01, 2022 (Wednesday)
Last Day for 220 Staff
June 22, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day of School
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Tatum Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Tatum Ridge Elementary School is 0.36, 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
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#463 out of 3628 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
79%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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: 681 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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