Bartow Elementary Academy

590 Wilson Ave S
Bartow, FL 33830
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bartow Elementary Academy serves 512 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bartow Elementary Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Bartow Elementary Academy's student population of 512 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Bartow Elementary Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bartow Elementary Academy is 0.63, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#805 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
36%
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Black
20%
21%
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White
55%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bartow Elementary Academy's ranking?
Bartow Elementary Academy is ranked #805 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 72% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Bartow Elementary Academy?
512 students attend Bartow Elementary Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Bartow Elementary Academy students are White, 20% of students are Black, 18% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bartow Elementary Academy?
Bartow Elementary Academy has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Bartow Elementary Academy offer ?
Bartow Elementary Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Bartow Elementary Academy part of?
Bartow Elementary Academy is part of Polk School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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