W. R. Tolar K-8 School

14757 Nw County Road 12
Bristol, FL 32321
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
W. R. Tolar K-8 School serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
W. R. Tolar K-8 School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

W. R. Tolar K-8 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

W. R. Tolar K-8 School's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

W. R. Tolar K-8 School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of W. R. Tolar K-8 School is 0.50, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1218 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
17%
36%
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Black
10%
21%
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White
68%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is W. R. Tolar K-8 School's ranking?
W. R. Tolar K-8 School is ranked #1218 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend W. R. Tolar K-8 School?
475 students attend W. R. Tolar K-8 School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of W. R. Tolar K-8 School students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of W. R. Tolar K-8 School?
W. R. Tolar K-8 School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does W. R. Tolar K-8 School offer ?
W. R. Tolar K-8 School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is W. R. Tolar K-8 School part of?
W. R. Tolar K-8 School is part of Liberty School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break
March 18, 2024 (Monday)
End of 4th Quarter/Last day for Students
May 29, 2024 (Wednesday)
Summer School Closed
July 01, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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