2000 N Forsyth Rd
Orlando, FL 32807
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Cheney Elementary School serves 470 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 lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cheney Elementary School's student population of 470 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
470 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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Students by Grade
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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 0.59, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State 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 Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
60%
35%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
19%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
5%
6%
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School District Name

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
End of Fourth Marking Period/Last Day of School
May 26, 2023 (Friday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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