Alachua County School District

  • 620 EAST UNIVERSITY AVE
  • GAINESVILLE, FL 32601
  • (352) 955-7880
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate68.1%66.9%
Dropout Rate4.4%3.3%
Per Pupil Spending$8,966$8,995
Students Per Teacher13.114.1
Number of Schools65-
Number of Students27,546-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,105-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment27,54613.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students808
Kindergarten Students2,143
1st Grade Students2,041
2nd Grade Students2,055
3rd Grade Students2,165
4th Grade Students2,014
5th Grade Students2,007
6th Grade Students2,097
7th Grade Students1,995
8th Grade Students2,095
9th Grade Students2,064
10th Grade Students2,112
11th Grade Students2,206
12th Grade Students1,981
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native54
Asian or Pacific Islander1,173
Hispanic1,678
Black (Non-Hispanic)10,027
White (Non-Hispanic)13,256
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male13,341
Female12,847

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,10513.1
Prekindergarten Teachers19-
Kindergarten Teachers111-
Elementary Teachers641-
Secondary Teachers670-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes664-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides515
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors16
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors68
Elementary24
Secondary40
Other4
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians44
Library Support Staff4
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,639
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators32
LEA Administrative Support Staff321
School Administrators79
School Administrative Support Staff131
Student Support Services177
Other Support Services Staff899

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$298,689,000-
Total Local Revenues$123,465,00041.3%
Property Tax$100,272,00033.6%
Other School Systems$89,0000.03%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$144,0000.05%
School Lunch$4,444,0001.5%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$16,0000.01%
District Activity Receipts$7,851,0002.6%
Non-Specified$38,0000.01%
Other Sales and Services$2,987,0001.0%
Rents and Royalties$138,0000.05%
Interest Earnings$2,455,0000.8%
Miscellaneous$5,031,0001.7%
Total State Revenues$144,649,00048.4%
General Formula Assistance$52,159,00017.5%
Staff Improvement Programs$954,0000.3%
Special Education Programs$16,226,0005.4%
Bilingual Education Programs$1,026,0000.3%
Gifted and Talented Programs$13,327,0004.5%
Vocational Education Programs$1,446,0000.5%
School Lunch Programs$215,0000.07%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$7,153,0002.4%
Transportation Programs$6,955,0002.3%
Other Programs$45,188,00015.1%
Total Federal Revenues$30,575,00010.2%
Through State - Title I$7,706,0002.6%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$6,720,0002.2%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,928,0000.6%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$122,0000.04%
Through State - Title V, Part A$23,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$304,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$6,531,0002.2%
Through State - Other$2,440,0000.8%
Direct - Other$4,801,0001.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$254,424,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$140,380,00055.2%
Total Support Services Expenditures$101,569,00039.9%
Student Support$16,036,0005.4%
Instructional Staff Support$23,124,0007.7%
General Administration Support$1,762,0000.6%
School Administration Support$13,282,0004.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$29,556,0009.9%
Student Transportation Support$11,246,0003.8%
Other Support Services$6,563,0002.2%
Total Other Expenditures$12,475,0004.9%
Food Services$12,475,0004.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 68.1%
Total Diploma Count 1,718
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 63
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-124024.4%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Alachua County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 65
  • Students: 27,546
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,105
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A. L. MEBANE MIDDLE SCHOOL
16401 Nw 140th St
Alachua, FL
Public | 6-8
453 16.8

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
A.QUINN JONES / EXCEP.STUDENT CENTER SCHOOL
1108 Nw 7th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-12
67 3.2

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN MIDDLE SCHOOL
1001 Se 12th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-8
709 16.7

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ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM SCHOOL
620 East University Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | Unknown
- -

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ALACHUA COUNTY JAIL SCHOOL
3333 Ne 39th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-12
- -

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ALACHUA COUNTY VIRTUAL SCHOOL
620 East University Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-12
39 -

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ALACHUA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
13800 Nw 152nd Place
Alachua, FL
Public | 3-5
446 13.1

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ALACHUA HALFWAY HOUSE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
3436 Ne 39th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | Unknown
- -

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ALACHUA LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
11100 West Sr 235
Alachua, FL
Charter | KG-8
167 18.6

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ARCHER COMMUNITY SCHOOL
14533 Sw 170 St
Archer, FL
Public | PK-5
443 14.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
C. W. NORTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2200 Nw 45th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
657 13.7

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CARING & SHARING LEARNING SCHOOL
1951 Se 4th St
Gainesville, FL
Charter | KG-5
131 21.8

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CHARACTER COUNTS CENTER SCHOOL
1108 Nw 7 Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-6
19 -

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CHARLES W. DUVAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2106 Ne 8th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-5
445 10.6

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CHESTER SHELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
21633 Se 65 Ave
Hawthorne, FL
Public | PK-5
193 12.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
EASTSIDE HIGH SCHOOL
1201 Se 43rd St
Gainesville, FL
Public | 9-12
1,549 17.4

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EINSTEIN MONTESSORI SCHOOL
5930 Sw Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL
Charter | 2-8
106 16.3

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EXPRESSIONS LEARNING ARTS ACADEMY
5408 Sw 13 St
Gainesville, FL
Charter | KG-5
86 12.3

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F. W. BUCHHOLZ HIGH SCHOOL
5510 Nw 27th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 9-12
2,221 22.2

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FEARNSIDE FAMILY SERVICES CENTER SCHOOL
3600 Ne 15th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK
63 12.6

1 out of 5
1 Review
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FLORIDA SIATECH AT GAINESVILLE,INC. SCHOOL
5301 Ne 40th Terrace
Gainesville, FL
Charter | 9-12
202 40.4

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FORT CLARKE MIDDLE SCHOOL
9301 Nw 23rd Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-8
801 17.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
GAINESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
1900 Nw 13th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | 9-12
1,928 20.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
GAINESVILLE WILDERNESS INSTITUTE SCHOOL
100 Se 134 Ave
Micanopy, FL
Public | 6-12
35 -

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GENESIS PREPARATORY SCHOOL
207 Nw 23rd Ave
Gainesville, FL
Charter | KG-3
71 17.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
GLEN SPRINGS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2826 Nw 31st Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
463 14.3

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HAWTHORNE MIDDLE / HIGH SCHOOL
21403 Se 69th Ave
Hawthorne, FL
Public | 6-12
395 17.2

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HEALTHY LEARNING ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL
2101 Nw 39 Ave
Gainesville, FL
Charter | KG-2
47 15.7

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HIDDEN OAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2100 Fort Clarke Blvd
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
836 14.9

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HIGH SPRINGS COMMUNIY SCHOOL
1015 North Main St
High Springs, FL
Public | PK-8
938 17.4

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HOGGETOWNE MIDDLE SCHOOL
3930 Ne 15 St
Gainesville, FL
Charter | 6-8
109 14.5

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HORIZON CENTER. ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
2802 Ne Eighth Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-12
79 4.7

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HOSPITAL HOMEBOUND SCHOOL
1817 East University Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-12
24 -

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HOWARD W. BISHOP MIDDLE SCHOOL
1901 Ne 9th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-8
717 16.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
IDYLWILD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4601 Sw 20th Terrace
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
570 13.9

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J. J. FINLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1912 Nw 5th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-5
439 12.9

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JOSEPH WILLIAMS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1245 Se 7th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-5
572 14.3

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KANAPAHA MIDDLE SCHOOL
5005 Sw 75th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-8
932 17.6

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KIMBALL WILES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4601 Sw 75th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
644 15.3

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
LAKE FOREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4401 Se 4th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
408 12.4

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LAWTON M. CHILES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2525 Schoolhouse Rd
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
711 13.7

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LITTLEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
812 Nw 34th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
628 12.4

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LOVE TO LEARN EDUCATIONAL CENTER SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
125 Nw 23rd Ave
Gainesville, FL
Charter | Unknown
- -

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MARJORIE KINNAN RAWLINGS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3500 Ne 15th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
395 14.1

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MICANOPY AREA COOPERATIVE SCHOOL, INC.
802 Nw Seminary St
Micanopy, FL
Charter | KG-5
116 12.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
MICANOPY MIDDLE SCHOOL, INC.
708 Nw Okehumpkee
Micanopy, FL
Charter | 6-9
76 19.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
MYRA TERWILLIGER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
301 Nw 62nd St
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
711 15.5

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
N. FLORIDA JUVENILE DETENTION SCHOOL
3436 Ne 39th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-12
54 -

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NEWBERRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
25705 Sw 15th Ave
Newberry, FL
Public | PK-5
520 14.1

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NEWBERRY HIGH SCHOOL
400 Sw 258 St
Newberry, FL
Public | 9-12
596 18.6

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
OAK VIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL
1203 Sw 250 St
Newberry, FL
Public | 5-8
583 17.2

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PACE SCHOOL
1010 Se 4th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-12
39 -

1 out of 5
1 Review
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PRAIRIE VIEW ACADEMY
1700 Se 35 Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK
100 -

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SANTA FE HIGH SCHOOL
16213 Nw Us Hwy 441
Alachua, FL
Public | 9-12
1,129 23.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
SIDNEY LANIER CENTER SCHOOL
312 Nw 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-12
105 4.2

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STEPHEN FOSTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3800 Nw 6th St
Gainesville, FL
Public | KG-5
466 12.3

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SWEETWATER BRANCH ACADEMY
1000 Ne 16th Ave Bldg C
Gainesville, FL
Charter | 6-8
132 14.7

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THE ONE ROOM SCHOOL HOUSE PROJECT
4180 Ne 15th St
Gainesville, FL
Charter | KG-5
114 11.4

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TRAFFIC SAFETY CENTER SCHOOL
3501 Ne 12 St
Gainesville, FL
Public | 9-12
- -

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W. A. METCALFE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1250 Ne 18th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
531 16.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
W. TRAVIS LOFTEN HIGH SCHOOL
3000 East University Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-12
259 11.8

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W. W. IRBY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
13505 Nw 140th St
Alachua, FL
Public | PK-2
521 14.1

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WALDO COMMUNITY SCHOOL
14450 Ne 148th Ave
Waldo, FL
Public | PK-5
215 12.7

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WESTWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL
3215 Nw 15th Ave
Gainesville, FL
Public | 6-8
1,047 16.9

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WILLIAM S. TALBOT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2006
5701 Nw 43rd St
Gainesville, FL
Public | PK-5
731 14.6

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