Chiles Elementary School

16541 Tampa Palms Blvd W

Tampa, FL 33647
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (813)558-5422
  • Chiles Elementary School serves 842 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Chiles 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Chiles Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

Top Placements (Florida)

Chiles Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Florida for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

School Overview

  • Chiles Elementary School's student population of 842 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students842 students
Chiles Elementary School Total Students (2002-2016)
Gender %Chiles Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Chiles Elementary School Total Teachers (2002-2016)
Students by GradeChiles Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Chiles Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chiles Elementary School is 0.77, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Chiles Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2016)
Asian
17%
3%
Chiles Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2016)
Hispanic
25%
32%
Chiles Elementary School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
19%
23%
Chiles Elementary School Black Students (2002-2016)
White
33%
39%
Chiles Elementary School White Students (2002-2016)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Chiles Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsChiles Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.770.70
Chiles Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
48%
Chiles Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
Chiles Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Chiles Elementary School is Hillsborough School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hillsborough School District's student population of 211,933 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,407 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,791 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameHillsborough School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    306
    22
    Number of Students Managed211,93310,175
    Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    52%
    District Total Revenue$1,886 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,963 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,407$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,791$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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