Central Avenue Elementary School

500 W Columbia Ave
Kissimmee, FL 34741
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Avenue Elementary School serves 771 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Central Avenue 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Central Avenue Elementary School's student population of 771 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students771 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Avenue 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 Central Avenue Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#2977 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
75%
33%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOsceola School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Avenue Elementary School is Main Street High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Avant Garde Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highlands Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kissimmee Main Street High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 488 students
    0.5 miles
    1100 N Main St
    Kissimmee, FL 34744
    (321) 250-1871
    0.5 9-12 488
  • Kissimmee Highlands Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 877 students
    0.8 miles
    800 W Donegan Ave
    Kissimmee, FL 34741
    (407) 935-3620
    0.8 PK-5 877
  • Kissimmee Ucp Osceola Charter School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 175 students
    0.8 miles
    1820 Armstrong Blvd
    Kissimmee, FL 34741
    (407) 852-3300
    0.8 PK-3 175
  • Kissimmee Thacker Avenue Elementary For International Studies Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 839 students
    1.4 miles
    301 N Thacker Ave
    Kissimmee, FL 34741
    (407) 935-3540
    1.4 PK-5 839
  • Kissimmee Avant Garde Academy Charter School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 604 students
    1.7 miles
    2880 N Orange Blossom Trl
    Kissimmee, FL 34744
    (321) 697-3800
    1.7 6-12 604

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