Tommy Smith Elementary School

5044 Tommy Smith Dr, Panama City, FL 32404 | (850) 872-7540
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 868
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Bay County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,483
  • Graduation Rate: 67.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.1
  • Enrolled Students: 25,897

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 868
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 52.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 455 (52.4%)
  • Females: 383 (44.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 81 (9.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 330 (38.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 411 (47.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tommy Smith Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.5%
Black273.1%
Asian60.7%
Hispanic212.4%
White78089.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tommy Smith Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten586.7%
Kindergarten12113.9%
1st Grade14416.6%
2nd Grade14917.2%
3rd Grade13015.0%
4th Grade12514.4%
5th Grade14116.2%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
69.2%
District:
66.2%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
1.9%
District:
0.7%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
0.7%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Tommy Smith Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 25, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Very effecient office staff. Teachers easy to contact by phone and very interested in their students.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Tommy Smith Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Florida School Grade: B
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
97.0%
District:
62.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.0%79.0%77.0%
200984.0%80.0%78.0%
200894.0%81.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201085.0%74.0%72.0%
200987.0%78.0%72.0%
200891.0%81.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.0%75.0%75.0%
200983.0%77.0%75.0%
200880.0%73.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201076.0%72.0%72.0%
200988.0%78.0%74.0%
200878.0%75.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.0%64.0%63.0%
200967.0%66.0%62.0%
200861.0%66.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201087.0%73.0%70.0%
200985.0%77.0%71.0%
200878.0%75.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201056.0%50.0%50.0%
200952.0%48.0%46.0%
200842.0%43.0%44.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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