Dunnellon Elementary School

10235 Sw 180th Ave Rd, Dunnellon, FL 34432 | (352) 465-6710
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 736
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 10235 Sw 180th Avenue Rd, Dunnellon, FL 34432
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: 736
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 375 (51.0%)
  • Females: 313 (42.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 81 (11.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 434 (59.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 515 (70.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dunnellon Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.5%
Black9713.2%
Asian60.8%
Hispanic9613.0%
White48565.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dunnellon Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten202.7%
Kindergarten11816.0%
1st Grade11315.4%
2nd Grade11615.8%
3rd Grade13217.9%
4th Grade10213.9%
5th Grade13518.3%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
56.5%
District:
69.8%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
10.4%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
13.4%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Dunnellon Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 04, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love this school. I absolutely love my son's 3rd grade teacher Mr Sapp. He is an awesome teacher. There should be more teachers like him. Overall, since my son started at DES the only issue I had was with his 1st grade teacher. But it was nothing worth mentioning.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Dunnellon Elementary School performed on average about the same as 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:
95.0%
District:
62.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.0%79.0%77.0%
200976.0%81.0%78.0%
200886.0%79.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%68.0%72.0%
200970.0%73.0%72.0%
200875.0%72.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.0%76.0%75.0%
200977.0%75.0%75.0%
200861.0%71.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201065.0%69.0%72.0%
200972.0%73.0%74.0%
200866.0%69.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.0%59.0%63.0%
200955.0%59.0%62.0%
200856.0%60.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201070.0%65.0%70.0%
200967.0%69.0%71.0%
200872.0%68.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201051.0%43.0%50.0%
200949.0%45.0%46.0%
200849.0%44.0%44.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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