Ballast Point Elementary School

2802 W Ballast Point Blvd
Tampa, FL 33611
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Ballast Point Elementary School serves 467 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ballast Point 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ballast Point Elementary School's student population of 467 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Ballast Point 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 Ballast Point Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#543 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
57%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Ballast Point Elementary School is Robinson High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chiaramonte Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tampa Chiaramonte Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    0.9 miles
    6001 S Himes Ave
    Tampa, FL 33611
    (813) 272-3066
    0.9 PK-5 382
  • Tampa Anderson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 413 students
    1.4 miles
    3910 W Fair Oaks Ave
    Tampa, FL 33611
    (813) 272-3075
    1.4 PK-5 413
  • Tampa Robinson High School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,637 student
    1.9 miles
    6311 S Lois Ave
    Tampa, FL 33616
    (813) 272-3006
    1.9 9-12 1,637
  • Tampa Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 724 students
    2.0 miles
    3205 S Ferdinand Ave
    Tampa, FL 33629
    (813) 272-3090
    2 PK-5 724
  • Tampa Lanier Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 319 students
    2.1 miles
    4704 W Montgomery Ave
    Tampa, FL 33616
    (813) 272-3060
    2.1 PK-5 319

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