Louis S. Sheffield Elementary School

13333 Lanier Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32226 | (904) 696-8758
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 843
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School District Details
  • Duval County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,653
  • Graduation Rate: 59.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.2
  • Enrolled Students: 122,961

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 843
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 426 (50.5%)
  • Females: 396 (47.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 201 (23.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 249 (29.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Louis S. Sheffield Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Louis S. Sheffield Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade15117.9%
2nd Grade15318.1%
3rd Grade12414.7%
4th Grade14417.1%
5th Grade12214.5%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for Louis S. Sheffield Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 25, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Louis Sheffield is a FABULOUS school! Both of my children have attended this school and over the past 5 years I can say that the majority of the teachers and staff (85%) are perfect at what they are doing. This school is very positive and an extremely happy bright place to be!
    The only problem I have had is that some of the teachers and staff do not speak proper English. Yes I mean they speak ghetto attitude. I know we live in Jacksonville but I have been to other large cities and know that if you are going to be a teacher you should be a good example of your profession and practice exemplary behavior. Good teachers are hard to come by but I believe in pay for performance! If you do a good job you should be rewarded, if you are only doing enough to stay on the payroll you are in the wrong profession! Trust me when I say that if you have a problem with any of the teachers, the administration will hear you and act on your complaints.
    It is important for parents to not let proper education become lax. Please stand up for higher expectations or our school system here in Duval county will continue to diminish.

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