Bay Crest Elementary School

  • Bay Crest Elementary School serves 715 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bay Crest Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Bay Crest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Bay Crest Elementary School's student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bay Crest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Bay Crest Elementary School is 0.61, 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#2714 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bay Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bay Crest 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bay Crest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
12%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bay Crest Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
24%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bay Crest Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.610.70
This chart display the diversity score of Bay Crest Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bay Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bay Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
2  
This school tries. Good school. Has been going down hill mostly because of the quality of students. A lot of them are bi-lingual and still learning English and not getting proper help at home. The teachers do their best and are good quality.
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The Best School my Kids have.
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