Buck Lake Elementary School

  • Buck Lake Elementary School serves 761 students in grades Prekindergarten-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 79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Buck Lake Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Buck Lake Elementary School's student population of 761 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students761 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buck Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Buck Lake Elementary School 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#295 out of 3633 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
64%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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