Ballast Point Elementary School

  • Ballast Point Elementary School serves 448 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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 448 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students448 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ballast Point Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ballast Point Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#583 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ballast Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
32%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
59%
39%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ballast Point Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.600.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ballast Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHILLSBOROUGH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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