Floresta Elementary School

1501 Se Floresta Dr
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Floresta Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Floresta 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 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Floresta Elementary School's student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

Floresta 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 Floresta Elementary School is 0.68, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1439 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
33%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
45%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Lucie School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Floresta Elementary School is Acceleration Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southport Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bayshore Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Saint Lucie Acceleration Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 355 students
    1.7 miles
    329 Se Port St Lucie Blvd
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34984
    (772) 618-1777
    1.7 9-12 355
  • Port Saint Lucie Bayshore Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    2.4 miles
    1661 Sw Bayshore Blvd
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34984
    (772) 340-4720
    2.4 PK-5 645
  • Port Saint Lucie Morningside Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
    2.5 miles
    2300 Se Gowin Dr
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
    (772) 337-6730
    2.5 PK-5 576
  • Port Saint Lucie Southport Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 810 students
    2.5 miles
    2420 Se Morningside Blvd
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
    (772) 337-5900
    2.5 6-8 810
  • Port Saint Lucie Port St. Lucie High School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,694 student
    2.6 miles
    1201 Se Jaguar Ln
    Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
    (772) 337-6770
    2.6 9-12 1,694

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