Cheney Elementary School

2000 N Forsyth Rd
Orlando, FL 32807
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Cheney Elementary School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cheney Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cheney Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Cheney Elementary School's student population of 497 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Cheney Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cheney Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#1721 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
66%
33%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
19%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cheney Elementary School is Colonial High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glenridge Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Azalea Park Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orlando Azalea Park Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 584 students
    1.0 miles
    1 Carol Ave
    Orlando, FL 32807
    (407) 249-6909
    1 PK-5 584
  • Orlando Colonial High School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,376 students
    1.4 miles
    6100 Oleander Dr
    Orlando, FL 32807
    (407) 482-6300
    1.4 9-12 3,376
  • Winter Park Aloma Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    1.9 miles
    2949 Scarlet Rd
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 672-3100
    1.9 PK-5 553
  • Winter Park Winter Park High School Magnet School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,419 students
    1.9 miles
    2100 Summerfield Rd
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 622-3200
    1.9 9-12 3,419
  • Winter Park Brookshire Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    2.1 miles
    2500 Cady Way
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 623-1400
    2.1 PK-5 560

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