Gainesville Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Alachua School District Details

Alachua School District
620 E University Ave
Gainesville, FL 32601

29,761 Students enrolled in District

64 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Alachua School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Florida

(10 is best)

Better than of FL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
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57%
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56%
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59%
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57%
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56%
58%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
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State

Schools in this District

School Grades
A. L. Mebane Middle School
16401 Nw 140 Th St
Alachua, FL, 32615
06-08
A.quinn Jones Center School
1108 Nw 7 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL, 32601
06-12
Abraham Lincoln Middle School
1001 Se 12 Th St
Gainesville, FL, 32641
06-08
Alachua Academy School
3430 Ne 39 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL, 32609
06-12
Alachua County Jail School
3333 Ne 39 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL, 32609
06-12
Alachua Elementary School
13800 Nw 152 Nd Pl
Alachua, FL, 32615
03-05
Alachua Eschool (virtual Franchise) School
2802 Ne 8 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL, 32641
06-12
Alachua Learning Academy Elementary School
11100 W State Road 235
Alachua, FL, 32615
KG-05
Alachua Learning Academy Middle School
11100 W State Road 235
Alachua, FL, 32615
06-08
Alachua Regional Juvenile Detention Center School
3440 Ne 39 Th Ave
Gainesville, FL, 32609
06-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.6% 38.7%
Black 36.5% 22.5%
Hispanic 12.0% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.5% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.3% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.3% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,208 $155,012,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $505 $15,026,000 5.1%
Staff $631 $18,769,000 6.4%
General Administration $104 $3,095,000 1.1%
School Administration $523 $15,552,000 5.3%
Operation $1,042 $31,007,000 10.6%
Transportation $376 $11,200,000 3.8%
Other $258 $7,689,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,438 $102,338,000 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,193 $35,520,000 12.1%
Total Expenditures $9,840 $292,870,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%