Tatum Ridge Elementary School

4100 Tatum Rd
Sarasota, FL 34240
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

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 grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Tatum Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#410 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.360.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSarasota School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Tatum Ridge Elementary School is Oak Park School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fruitville Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sarasota Fruitville Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 733 students
    2.7 miles
    601 Honore Ave
    Sarasota, FL 34232
    (941) 361-6200
    2.7 PK-5 733
  • Sarasota Brentwood Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
    3.5 miles
    2500 Vinson Ave
    Sarasota, FL 34232
    (941) 361-6230
    3.5 PK-5 678
  • Sarasota Lakeview Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
    3.6 miles
    7299 Proctor Rd
    Sarasota, FL 34241
    (941) 361-6571
    3.6 PK-5 606
  • Sarasota Oak Park School Special Education School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 308 students
    3.6 miles
    7285 Proctor Rd
    Sarasota, FL 34241
    (941) 361-6428
    3.6 K-12 308
  • Sarasota Sarasota Academy Of The Arts Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 229 students
    3.7 miles
    4466 Fruitville Rd
    Sarasota, FL 34232
    (941) 377-2278
    3.7 K-8 229

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