Rochelle School Of The Arts

1501 Martin L King Jr Ave

Lakeland, FL 33805-3627

Tel: (863)499-2810
Grades PK-8
813 students
Rochelle School Of The Arts serves 813 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Rochelle School Of The Arts operates within the Polk School District.

School Overview

The student population of 813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 813 students
Rochelle School Of The Arts Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rochelle School Of The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Rochelle School Of The Arts Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Rochelle School Of The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 14:1 16:1
Rochelle School Of The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
14%
30%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
47%
23%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Black Students (1988-2014)
White
35%
41%
Rochelle School Of The Arts White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Rochelle School Of The Arts 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.
0.64 0.46
Rochelle School Of The Arts 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.
51%
52%
Rochelle School Of The Arts 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%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,676 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,967 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
22
Number of Students Managed 97,953 10,137
Polk School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $132 MM
Polk School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $942 MM $140 MM
Polk School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,676 $11,888
Polk School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,967 $12,571
Polk 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 Pace Center For Girls (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lawton Chiles Middle Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Avenue Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LakelandLincoln Avenue Academy
    Magnet School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 570 students1330 Lincoln Ave North
    LakelandFL 33805
    (863)499-2955
    0.3KG-5570
  • LakelandAchievement Academy
    Charter School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK | 157 students716 Bella Vista St East
    LakelandFL 33805
    (863)683-6504
    0.8PK157
  • LakelandLawton Chiles Middle Academy
    Magnet School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 650 students400 Florida Ave North
    LakelandFL 33801
    (863)499-2742
    1.26-8650
  • LakelandMckeel Elementary Academy
    Charter School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 435 students411 Florida Ave North
    LakelandFL 33801
    (863)499-1287
    1.2KG-6435
  • LakelandPace Center For Girls
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 46 students101 Main St West
    LakelandFL 33815
    (863)688-5596
    1.26-1246

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A great school with an amazing music department! Mrs. Schumm is the best music teacher ever!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/09/11

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