Fort White Elementary School

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18119 Sw State Road 47

Fort White, FL 32038

(386) 497-2301

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Fort White Elementary School

I love this school,but I wish they would end their corporal punishment policy. Paddling children in 2011 seems so archaic. This practice is very much in effect at this school.

Posted by a other on 01/31/11

What is cool about this school is that they do not let anyone that is not on a list that is provided by the parents and if they are on that list they have to show there ID card.If they don't have an ID card or if they are not on that list that person(s) is not allowed to even so much as see your child.Another ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/06/10

Small school, parents are recognized by teachers and staff which makes it that more comfortable for all concerned. My only complaint would be that there is nothing done to recognize the teachers (i.e.: Teacher Appreciation Day) during the school year. Let's work on that!

Posted by a parent on 05/04/10

I have loved Fort White Elementary School since I was a little girl myself!!!Everyone that works there is always very motivated and positive!You walk in and there are smiles every where on the children and staff!!!Everyone is very eager to learn there!!!There is a new principal and she is trying to work ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/10

I feel that this school needs better administration. There is a total lack of communication between the principal and parents. The principal is also not good at handling problems, she uses the ignore it and it will go away technique. I do feel that most of the teachers are good at their jobs and do care ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/08

I am concerned for the quality of instruction given the special education students at this school. I believe some classes are overcrowed and not adequate to meet student needs. Parents need to question IEP goals and question how they are being addressed. Parents must visit classes and stay on top of ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 07/19/07

They have P.E. twice a week. They also rotate between music, art, and tech. lab. The teachers are good at communicating with parents. The school has monthly PTO meetings that the children preform at.

Posted by a teacher on 05/24/06

We moved to ft. White in 2001 from st. Petersburg fl, when we came into the school all the staff was wonderful and very inviting. After about 2 weeks the teacher called and informed us that our child was about 3 levels behind in reading and was having trouble, we had a conference and they set up an ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/06

I am a parent of a child that goes to school here and I am quite satisfied with the staff, teachers, reading and math programs. Historically you an't ask for a smaller twon with such high standards in the community. Several of the staff were born and raised in this area and appreciate how this school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/05

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Test scores for Fort White Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Fort White Elementary School
Columbia County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

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Fort White schools — Fort White Elementary School is located at 18119 Sw State Road 47, Fort White FL 32038. 18119 Sw State Road 47 is in the 32038 ZIP code in Fort White, FL The school district for Fort White Elementary School is the Columbia County Public Schools. Fort White Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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