Floresta Elementary School

1501 Se Floresta Dr
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Floresta Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Floresta Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Floresta Elementary School's student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Floresta Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Floresta Elementary School is 0.69, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2086 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
36%
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Black
19%
21%
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White
37%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Floresta Elementary School's ranking?
Floresta Elementary School is ranked #2086 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Floresta Elementary School often compared to?
Floresta Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Morningside Elementary School, Rivers Edge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Floresta Elementary School?
654 students attend Floresta Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Floresta Elementary School students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 19% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Floresta Elementary School?
Floresta Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Floresta Elementary School offer ?
Floresta Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Floresta Elementary School part of?
Floresta Elementary School is part of St. Lucie School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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