Destin Elementary School



Destin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Destin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 169
1 154
2 152
3 148
4 150
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Destin Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Destin, FL in the Okaloosa School District. It enrolls 847 students in grades 1st through 12th. Destin Elementary School is the 332nd largest public school in Florida and the 3,050th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 847
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,050th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 332nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,974th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 657th out of 2,205

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Destin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 436
(51%)
10,824
(49%)
 Male 411
(49%)
11,478
(51%)

Destin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 676
(80%)
15,148
(68%)
 Hispanic 86
(10%)
1,924
(9%)
 Two or More 55
(6%)
1,675
(8%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
450
(2%)
 Black 11
(1%)
2,943
(13%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
57
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
105
(0%)

Destin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 578
(68%)
12,248
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 216
(26%)
8,179
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(6%)
1,875
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Destin Elementary School is ranked 1,498th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Destin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Destin Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 868
2006 841
2007 844
2008 791
2009 803
2010 866
2011 889
2012 847

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 15
2007 13.1
2008 13.1
2009 13.7
2010 15.8
2011 17.1
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17741935483871
2006 0.15219976218787
2007 0.18009478672986
2008 0.20606826801517
2009 0.26151930261519
2010 0.29099307159353
2011 0.31946006749156
2012 0.31759149940968

Compare Destin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public PK - 05 847 16.6:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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