Ballast Point Elementary School

Ballast Point Elementary School serves 408 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Ballast Point Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

School Overview

The student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 408 students
Ballast Point Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ballast Point Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Ballast Point Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ballast Point Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Ballast Point Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
3%
Ballast Point Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
17%
30%
Ballast Point Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
7%
23%
Ballast Point Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
63%
41%
Ballast Point Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Ballast Point Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ballast Point Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.46
Ballast Point Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
52%
Ballast Point Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Ballast Point Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 203,439 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,757 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,156 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
321
22
Number of Students Managed 203,439 10,137
Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,886 MM $132 MM
Hillsborough School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,963 MM $140 MM
Hillsborough School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,757 $11,888
Hillsborough School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,156 $12,571
Hillsborough School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Robinson High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chiaramonte Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • TampaChiaramonte Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 393 students6001 South Himes Ave
    TampaFL 33611
    (813)272-3066
    0.9PK-5393
  • TampaAnderson Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 351 students3910 West Fair Oaks Ave
    TampaFL 33611
    (813)272-3075
    1.4PK-5351
  • TampaRobinson High School
    Magnet School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1557 students6311 South Lois Ave
    TampaFL 33616
    (813)272-3006
    1.99-121557
  • TampaRoosevelt Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 720 students3205 South Ferdinand Ave
    TampaFL 33629
    (813)272-3090
    2PK-5720
  • TampaLanier Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 388 students4704 West Montgomery Ave
    TampaFL 33616
    (813)272-3060
    2.1PK-5388

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