Bartow Elementary Academy

Tel: (863)534-7410
  • Bartow Elementary Academy serves 464 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Bartow Elementary Academy operates within the Polk School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students464 students
Bartow Elementary Academy Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bartow Elementary Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Bartow Elementary Academy Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBartow Elementary Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Bartow Elementary Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Bartow Elementary Academy Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
16%
31%
Bartow Elementary Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
17%
23%
Bartow Elementary Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
White
63%
40%
Bartow Elementary Academy White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Bartow Elementary Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBartow Elementary Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL 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.
0.550.70
Bartow Elementary Academy 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.
29%
53%
Bartow Elementary Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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%
Bartow Elementary Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Polk School District's student population of 99,723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,435 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,719 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NamePolk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
162
22
Number of Students Managed99,72310,184
Polk School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$915 MM$132 MM
Polk School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$942 MM$140 MM
Polk School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,435$11,888
Polk School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,719$12,571
Polk School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BartowBartow Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2039 students
    0.6 miles
    1270 Broadway Ave S
    BartowFL 33830
    (863)534-7400
    0.69-122039
  • BartowJean O'dell Learning CenterSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 77 students
    0.6 miles
    1310 Floral Ave S
    BartowFL 33830
    (863)534-7440
    0.6PK-1277
  • BartowFloral Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 557 students
    0.8 miles
    1530 Floral Ave S
    BartowFL 33830
    (863)534-7420
    0.8PK-5557
  • BartowBartow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 826 students
    0.9 miles
    550 Clower St E
    BartowFL 33830
    (863)534-7415
    0.96-8826
  • BartowCompass Middle Charter SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 181 students
    0.9 miles
    550 Clower St E
    BartowFL 33830
    (863)519-8701
    0.95-8181

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