Deltona Lakes Elementary School

  • Deltona Lakes Elementary School serves 838 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Deltona Lakes Elementary School's student population of 838 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students838 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deltona Lakes Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Deltona Lakes Elementary School is 0.64, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2417 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Deltona Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Deltona Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
40%
32%
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Black
13%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Deltona Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
43%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deltona Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Deltona Lakes Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Deltona Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
25%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Deltona Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVolusia School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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