Florence K-8 School

225 South Orlando, Florence, AZ 85232 | (520) 866-3500
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 841
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 2850, Florence, AZ 85232
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 841
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 454 (54.0%)
  • Females: 387 (46.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 69 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 348 (41.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 417 (49.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Florence K-8 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian263.1%
Black627.4%
Asian70.8%
Hispanic27833.1%
White46855.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Florence K-8 School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten182.1%
Kindergarten9511.3%
1st Grade728.6%
2nd Grade8610.2%
3rd Grade799.4%
4th Grade9511.3%
5th Grade8710.3%
6th Grade11513.7%
7th Grade9711.5%
8th Grade9711.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 70%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:30%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 5 Years
  • Average Salary: $36,440
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Florence K-8 School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,41165%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,20735%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Florence K-8 School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on AIMS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

AIMS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201033.0%50.0%65.0%
200954.0%67.0%-
200861.0%73.0%71.0%
 
Reading Test
201052.0%68.0%73.0%
200963.0%71.0%-
200850.0%62.0%69.0%
 
Writing Test
200961.0%70.0%-
200843.0%65.0%76.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201038.0%51.0%63.0%
200953.0%64.0%-
200863.0%65.0%74.0%
 
Reading Test
201051.0%63.0%71.0%
200950.0%63.0%-
200869.0%67.0%69.0%
 
Science Test
201042.0%55.0%61.0%
200933.0%51.0%-
200850.0%50.0%53.0%
 
Writing Test
200966.0%78.0%-
200862.0%63.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201026.0%46.0%58.0%
200960.0%74.0%-
200855.0%60.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201053.0%65.0%72.0%
200966.0%76.0%-
200859.0%67.0%68.0%
 
Writing Test
201062.0%69.0%74.0%
200977.0%77.0%-
200851.0%62.0%65.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201026.0%46.0%56.0%
200954.0%67.0%-
200859.0%58.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201059.0%71.0%78.0%
200961.0%70.0%-
200867.0%65.0%68.0%
 
Writing Test
201060.0%70.0%73.0%
200986.0%83.0%-
200856.0%70.0%72.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201039.0%46.0%57.0%
200973.0%67.0%-
200876.0%69.0%71.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%70.0%77.0%
200969.0%68.0%-
200869.0%71.0%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201068.0%70.0%75.0%
200973.0%79.0%-
200858.0%67.0%65.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201050.0%46.0%57.0%
200951.0%59.0%-
200835.0%56.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201078.0%70.0%73.0%
200965.0%73.0%-
200858.0%61.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201053.0%52.0%58.0%
200943.0%50.0%-
200837.0%43.0%50.0%
 
Writing Test
200976.0%87.0%-
200875.0%79.0%76.0%
 
Source: AZ Department of Education 2009-2010

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