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 grown by 5% 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 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.69. 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 (1988-2014)
Asian
6%
3%
Ballast Point Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
17%
30%
Ballast Point Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
7%
23%
Ballast Point Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
63%
41%
Ballast Point Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Ballast Point Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.69
Ballast Point Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (1990-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Hillsborough School District's student population of 203,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,757 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
321
23
Number of Students Managed 203,439 8,489
Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,886 MM n/a
Hillsborough School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,963 MM n/a
Hillsborough School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,757 n/a
Hillsborough School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,156 n/a
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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