Calusa Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7520 Orchid Lake Rd
New Port Richey, FL 34653
Phone
(727) 774-3700
District
PASCO
County
PASCO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
513
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

2

(10 is best)

Better than 12.8% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 60
Proficiency in Reading 42 58
Proficiency in Math 30 63

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 61
Proficiency in Reading 33 58
Proficiency in Math 37 64

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 58
Proficiency in Reading 33 56
Proficiency in Math 31 60

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.66
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.26
AVG FOR STATE 17.31
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 3 0.6%
Kindergarten 83 16.2%
Grade 1 104 20.3%
Grade 2 69 13.5%
Grade 3 103 20.1%
Grade 4 64 12.5%
Grade 5 87 17.0%
Total 513 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.8% 64.3% 39.1%
Black 9.7% 7.9% 22.7%
Hispanic 25.4% 24.1% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 3.1% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.7% 53.9% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 75.0% 46.8% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 7.1% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 510,593 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 667.6 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 17.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.1% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.0% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 22.5% 19.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 199,227 7,685,603
Single Parent Households With Children 9.6% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.0% 88.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.4% 29.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.7% 10.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.9% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.2% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.1% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 11.4% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,045 $365,727,185 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $408 $29,577,144 3.8%
Staff $521 $37,768,853 4.9%
General Administration $60 $4,349,580 0.6%
School Administration $545 $39,508,685 5.1%
Operation $792 $57,414,456 7.4%
Transportation $432 $31,316,976 4.0%
Other $271 $19,645,603 2.5%
Total Support $3,030 $219,653,790 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,605 $188,844,265 24.4%
Total Expenditures $10,680 $774,225,240 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%