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 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Rochelle School Of The Arts operates within the Polk School District.

Overview

The student population of 813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 813 students
Rochelle School Of The Arts Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 36% Male / 64%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Rochelle School Of The Arts Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Rochelle School Of The Arts Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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
Rochelle School Of The Arts Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
12%
28%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
43%
23%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Black (1988-2012)
White
39%
43%
Rochelle School Of The Arts White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Rochelle School Of The Arts Sch Ethnicity Rochelle School Of The Arts 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.
0.65 0.90
Rochelle School Of The Arts 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.
46%
49%
Rochelle School Of The Arts 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%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
23
Number of Students Managed 106,398 9,989
Polk School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $138 MM
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 Drop Back In High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Amikids (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Avenue Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lakeland Lincoln Avenue Academy
    Magnet School
    1330 North Lincoln Ave
    Lakeland , FL , 33805
    (863)499-2955
    Magnet School
    0.3  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lakeland Drop Back In High School
    Alternative School
    302 East Memorial Blvd
    Lakeland , FL , 33801
    (863)687-9222
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  645  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lakeland A.c.e. Charter School
    Charter School
    710 East Bella Vista St
    Lakeland , FL , 33805
    (863)686-3189
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  18  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Lakeland Achievement Academy
    Charter School
    716 East Bella Vista St
    Lakeland , FL , 33805
    (863)683-6504
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Lakeland Amikids
    Alternative School
    618 North Massachussets Ave
    Lakeland , FL , 33801
    (863)682-7600
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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  • Recommended May 09, 2011 - A great school with an amazing music department! Mrs. Schumm is the best music teacher ever! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Lakeland, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.58, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Lakeland is Crystal Lake Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.