|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade|
|Location||1301 TIMBERLANE RD
TALLAHASSEE, FL 32312
Gilchrist Elementary School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 49th in the best public elementary schools in Florida.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Gilchrist Elementary School student body is primarily White with a smaller Black population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.3%||3|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||4.6%||48|
24.8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida elementary school median of 61.5%. By this measure, GILCHRIST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 278th in Florida for elementary school student family income.
Students at Gilchrist Elementary School scored an average 85% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 54% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 3.2% of Florida elementary schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||85% to 89%*||85% to 89%*|
|Boys||85% to 89%*||80% to 84%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||90% or more*||70% to 79%*|
|Black||65% to 69%*||60% to 64%*|
|Hispanic||60% to 79%*||40% to 59%*|
|With Disabilites||50% to 59%*||40% to 49%*|
|Limited English||60% to 79%*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%|
Gilchrist Elementary School
1301 TIMBERLANE RD