PROFICIENCY 62% 24% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #36 of 210 in DUVAL
  • Ranked #31 of 206 in Jacksonville
  • Ranked #1022 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages

Abess Park Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "DUVAL" in Jacksonville, FL. There are a total of 745 students and 53 teachers at Abess Park Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 311 free lunch students and 29 reduced lunch students.

Abess Park Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 61.5%, which is 24% higher than the Florida average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch311
Reduced lunch29


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Abess Park Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Abess Park Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 47.0% 37.9% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 24.0% 43.9% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 7.5% 4.3% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 14.5% 9.2% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.9% 4.1% 3.2% 3.1%

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Jacksonville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,14629491
Median age35.741.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%54%55%
Speak English86%72%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%

Education level achieved in Jacksonville

Completed 8th grade84.8%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school84.0%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college60.0%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.8%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.0%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters8.4%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Abess Park Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.