Sleepy Hill Elementary School

2285 Sleepy Hill Rd,

Lakeland, FL, 33810-3550

Tel: (863)815-6768
Grades: PK-5

777 students

Sleepy Hill Elementary School serves 777 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Sleepy Hill Elementary School operates within the Polk School District.

Overview

The student population of 777 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 777 students
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Sleepy Hill Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more 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 16:1 15:1
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
31%
28%
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
25%
23%
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Black (2008-2012)
White
37%
43%
Sleepy Hill Elementary School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.71 0.69
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
74%
49%
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Sleepy Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 106,398 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
160
20
Number of Students Managed 106,398 9,762
Polk School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $138 MM
Polk School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $972 MM $159 MM
Polk School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,668 $13,793
Polk School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,270 $15,882
Polk 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 Kathleen Senior High School (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sleepy Hill Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Griffin Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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