Rochelle School Of The Arts

1501 Martin L King Jr Ave

Lakeland, FL 33805-3627

Tel: (863)499-2810
Grades: PK-8

821 students

Rochelle School Of The Arts serves 821 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Rochelle School Of The Arts operates within the Polk School District.

Overview

The student population of 821 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 821 students
Rochelle School Of The Arts Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 36% Male / 64%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Rochelle School Of The Arts Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.45. 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 (1987-2013)
Hispanic
12%
28%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
47%
23%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Black (1988-2013)
White
38%
42%
Rochelle School Of The Arts White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
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.
0.63 0.45
Rochelle School Of The Arts Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
51%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
10%
7%
Rochelle School Of The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 107,343 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
22
Number of Students Managed 107,343 9,797
Polk School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $138 MM
District Spending $972 MM $159 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Drop Back In High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amikids (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Avenue Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LakelandLincoln Avenue Academy
    Magnet School
    1330 Lincoln Ave North
    LakelandFL 33805
    (863)499-2955
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | 568 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LakelandDrop Back In High School
    Alternative School
    302 Memorial Blvd East
    LakelandFL 33801
    (863)687-9222
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 481 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakelandA.c.e. Charter School
    Charter School
    710 East Bella Vista St
    LakelandFL 33805
    (863)686-3189
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 18 students | Gr. PK                      
  • LakelandAchievement Academy
    Charter School
    716 Bella Vista St East
    LakelandFL 33805
    (863)683-6504
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 102 students | Gr. PK                      
  • LakelandAmikids
    Alternative School
    618 North Massachussets Ave
    LakelandFL 33801
    (863)682-7600
    Alternative School

    0.9 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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