Ballast Point Elementary School

  • Ballast Point Elementary School serves 412 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Ballast Point Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 412 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 412 students
Ballast Point Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ballast Point Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Ballast Point Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ballast Point Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Ballast Point Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
Ballast Point Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
17%
31%
Ballast Point Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
23%
Ballast Point Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
40%
Ballast Point Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ballast Point Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Ballast Point Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Ballast Point Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.59 0.46
Ballast Point Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
32%
53%
Ballast Point Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Ballast Point Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hillsborough School District's student population of 206,646 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,578 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,870 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
306
22
Number of Students Managed 206,646 10,184
Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,949 MM $122 MM
Hillsborough School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,008 MM $125 MM
Hillsborough School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,578 $12,021
Hillsborough School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,870 $12,230
Hillsborough School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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