Alafia Elementary School
Alafia Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Alafia Elementary School's student population of 644 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||644 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||46 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Alafia Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alafia Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (FL)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#535 out of 3633 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Hillsborough School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Alafia Elementary School is Bloomingdale High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mulrennan Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valrico Lake Advantage Academy (0.6 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Riverview Valrico Lake Advantage Academy Grades: K-5 | 901 students
13306 Boyette Rd
Riverview, FL 33569
(813) 699-5049 0.6 K-5 901
- Valrico Lithia Springs Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
4332 Lynx Paw Trl
Valrico, FL 33596
(813) 744-8016 1.7 PK-5 640
- Valrico Buckhorn Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 743 students
2420 Buckhorn School Ct
Valrico, FL 33594
(813) 744-8240 1.8 PK-5 743
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