Lake Myrtle Elementary School

Lake Myrtle Elementary School serves 741 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Lake Myrtle Elementary School operates within the Pasco School District.

Overview

The student population of 741 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 741 students
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lake Myrtle Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
23%
28%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
23%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
65%
43%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Myrtle Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lake Myrtle Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.52 0.90
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
25%
49%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 76,376 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Pasco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
20
Number of Students Managed 76,376 9,122
Pasco School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $647 MM n/a
Pasco School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $703 MM n/a
Pasco School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,689 $0
Pasco School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,525 $0
Pasco School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pasco Girls Academy (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pasco Girls Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Denham Oaks Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lutz Denham Oaks Elementary School
    1422 Oak Grove Blvd
    Lutz , FL , 33559
    (813)794-1600
    2.2  mi  |  758  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Land O Lakes Pasco Girls Academy
    Alternative School
    2952 Wilson Rd
    Land O Lakes , FL , 34638
    (813)948-2441
    Alternative School
    2.3  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Land O Lakes Pine View Elementary School
    5333 Parkway Blvd
    Land O Lakes , FL , 34639
    (813)794-0600
    2.6  mi  |  729  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Land O Lakes Pine View Middle School
    5334 Parkway Blvd
    Land O Lakes , FL , 34639
    (813)794-4800
    2.7  mi  |  845  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Land O Lakes Oakstead Elementary School
    19925 Lake Patience Rd
    Land O Lakes , FL , 34638
    (813)346-1500
    3.1  mi  |  1008  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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