Collins Elementary School

  • Collins Elementary School serves 1,071 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Collins 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 top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Collins Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Collins Elementary School's student population of 1,071 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,071 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Collins Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Collins Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1134 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
31%
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Black
20%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Collins Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
42%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Collins Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Collins Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.710.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Collins Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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