Egypt Lake Elementary School

Egypt Lake Elementary School serves 555 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Egypt Lake Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

Overview

The student population of 555 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 555 students
Egypt Lake Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Egypt Lake Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Egypt Lake Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 13:1 15:1
Egypt Lake Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Egypt Lake Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
74%
28%
Egypt Lake Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
13%
23%
Egypt Lake Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
9%
43%
Egypt Lake Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.43 0.69
Egypt Lake 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.
77%
49%
Egypt Lake 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.
7%
8%
Egypt Lake Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 201,942 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
294
20
Number of Students Managed 201,942 9,762
Hillsborough School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $1,906 MM $138 MM
District Spending $2,095 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,926 $13,793
Hillsborough School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,910 $15,882
Hillsborough 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 Leto High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pierce Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Grove Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tampa Oak Grove Elementary School
    6315 North Armenia Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33604
    (813)356-1532
    0.9  mi  |  811  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tampa Alexander Elementary School
    5602 North Lois Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33614
    (813)872-5395
    1.1  mi  |  630  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tampa Leto High School
    Magnet School
    4409 West Sligh Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33614
    (813)872-5300
    Magnet School
    1.3  mi  |  1655  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tampa Leto Adult/community Center
    4409 West Sligh Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33614
    (813)872-5300
    1.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Tampa Crestwood Elementary School
    7824 North Manhattan Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33614
    (813)872-5374
    1.4  mi  |  976  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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