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Sherwood Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2021 – 2022 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2020
  • Educational Environment: 2021 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated July 2023

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School Overview

Address
2541 Post Rd
Melbourne, FL 32935
Phone
(321) 254-6424
District
BREVARD
County
BREVARD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
428
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

7

(10 is best)

Better than 68.1% of all FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S.

8

(10 is best)

Sherwood Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
54%
55%
49%
53%
58%
58%
54%
55%
49%
53%
58%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
51%
59%
50%
57%
52%
61%
51%
59%
50%
57%
52%
61%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
58%
53%
59%
55%
56%
52%
58%
53%
59%
55%
56%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
50%
69%
52%
84%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
13
16
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 58 13.6%
Kindergarten 57 13.3%
Grade 1 48 11.2%
Grade 2 65 15.2%
Grade 3 49 11.4%
Grade 4 51 11.9%
Grade 5 56 13.1%
Grade 6 44 10.3%
Total 428 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/Racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.6% 64.3% 37.9%
Black 10.1% 15.8% 22.1%
Hispanic 20.5% 17.1% 36.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 2.4% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
Economically disadvantaged 71.0% 48.2% 54.0%
Free lunch eligible 67.1% 44.9% 50.5%
Reduced lunch eligible 4.0% 3.4% 3.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 601,573 22,244,823
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 569.7 409
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.9% 17.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.1% 31.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 23.5% 20.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 242,657 8,331,082
Single Parent Households With Children 6.2% 8.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.5% 89.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.7% 31.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.3% 13.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.0% 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.4% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 8.0% 9.8%

Education Expenditures

For this District Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,574 $411,701,214 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $359 $26,516,099 3.4%
Staff $715 $52,810,615 6.7%
General Administration $63 $4,653,243 0.6%
School Administration $549 $40,549,689 5.1%
Operation $1,003 $74,082,583 9.4%
Transportation $244 $18,022,084 2.3%
Other $207 $15,289,227 1.9%
Total Support $3,141 $231,997,401 29.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,999 $147,648,139 18.7%
Total Expenditures $10,715 $791,420,615 100.0%
For the State Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,112 $17,265,628,708 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $478 $1,349,528,117 4.1%
Staff $630 $1,780,076,891 5.5%
General Administration $94 $266,053,333 0.8%
School Administration $539 $1,522,617,570 4.7%
Operation $1,033 $2,918,193,171 8.9%
Transportation $354 $999,510,943 3.1%
Other $265 $749,659,946 2.3%
Total Support $3,393 $9,585,888,752 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,041 $5,766,642,880 17.7%
Total Expenditures $11,546 $32,617,996,570 100.0%
For the Nation Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,794 $384,567,026,223 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $841 $41,500,431,613 5.3%
Staff $665 $32,787,987,253 4.2%
General Administration $269 $13,273,339,703 1.7%
School Administration $756 $37,281,585,830 4.8%
Operation $1,191 $58,747,506,944 7.6%
Transportation $504 $24,858,475,672 3.2%
Other $491 $24,247,526,162 3.1%
Total Support $4,716 $232,696,768,378 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,247 $160,183,697,619 20.6%
Total Expenditures $15,757 $777,446,989,564 100.0%