Ward-Highlands Elementary School

537 Se 36th Ave, Ocala, FL 34471 | (352) 671-6810
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 806
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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
  • Marion County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,596
  • Graduation Rate: 62.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.5
  • Enrolled Students: 42,005

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 806
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 63.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 402 (49.9%)
  • Females: 356 (44.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 66 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 419 (52.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 485 (60.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ward-Highlands Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.5%
Black15519.2%
Asian91.1%
Hispanic577.1%
White53366.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ward-Highlands Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten182.2%
Kindergarten13216.4%
1st Grade10613.2%
2nd Grade13016.1%
3rd Grade17321.5%
4th Grade12815.9%
5th Grade11914.8%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
65.1%
District:
69.8%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.3%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
1.1%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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