Bear Lake Elementary School

  • Bear Lake Elementary School serves 1,078 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bear Lake Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Bear Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Bear Lake Elementary School's student population of 1,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,078 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bear Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bear Lake 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#729 out of 3650 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
32%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
54%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bear Lake Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.620.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeminole School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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