Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School

  • Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School serves 649 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School's student population of 649 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students649 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Vista Fundamental Elementary School is 0.62, 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#560 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
38%
22%
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White
48%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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