Alafia Elementary School

3535 Culbreath Rd
Valrico, FL 33596
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alafia Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Alafia Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Alafia Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#535 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
33%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
58%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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)
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