Bartow Elementary Academy

Bartow Elementary Academy serves 464 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bartow Elementary Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 85% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bartow Elementary Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Bartow Elementary Academy's student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Bartow Elementary Academy is ranked within the top 5% 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 Bartow Elementary Academy is 0.56, 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
#123 out of 3633 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
33%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
62%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bartow Elementary Academy is Bartow Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jean O'dell Learning Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bartow Bartow Senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,294 students
    0.6 miles
    1270 Broadway Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7400
    0.6 9-12 2,294
  • Bartow Jean O'dell Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 85 students
    0.6 miles
    1310 Floral Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7440
    0.6 PK-12 85
  • Bartow Floral Avenue Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    0.8 miles
    1530 Floral Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7420
    0.8 PK-5 542
  • Bartow Bartow Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 869 students
    0.9 miles
    550 Clower St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7415
    0.9 6-8 869
  • Bartow Compass Middle Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 144 students
    0.9 miles
    550 Clower St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 519-8701
    0.9 5-8 144

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