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For the 2021 school year, there are 60 public schools serving 43,174 students in Lake County, FL. Lake County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
The top ranked public schools in Lake County, FL are Cypress Ridge Elementary School, Pinecrest Lakes Academy and Lost Lake Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lake County, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Florida public school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Lake County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Florida public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Lake County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cypress Ridge Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    350 East Ave
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 394-6633

    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Pinecrest Lakes Academy Charter School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    14012 Old Highway 50
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 223-4482

    Grades: PK-8 | 419 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Lost Lake Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1901 Johns Lake Rd
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 243-2433

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,019 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Imagine Schools At South Lake Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2750 Hartwood Marsh Rd
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 243-2960

    Grades: K-8 | 1,038 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Pine Ridge Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10245 County Road 561
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 242-2223

    Grades: PK-5 | 854 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Round Lake Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    31333 Round Lake Rd
    Mount Dora, FL 32757
    (352) 385-4399

    Grades: PK-6 | 1,028 student
  • Rank: #77.
    The Villages Elementary Of Lady Lake School Math: 73% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    695 Rolling Acres Rd
    Lady Lake, FL 32159
    (352) 751-0111

    Grades: PK-5 | 838 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Seminole Springs Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    26200 W Huff Rd
    Eustis, FL 32736
    (352) 589-1117

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Umatilla Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    401 Lake St
    Umatilla, FL 32784
    (352) 669-3181

    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Grassy Lake Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1100 Fosgate Rd
    Clermont, FL 34715
    (352) 242-0313

    Grades: PK-5 | 988 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Sorrento Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    24605 Wallick Rd
    Sorrento, FL 32776
    (352) 385-1140

    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    East Ridge Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    13201 Excalibur Rd
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 536-8020

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,129 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Eustis Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    714 E Citrus Ave
    Eustis, FL 32726
    (352) 357-2779

    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Tavares Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    720 E Clifford St
    Tavares, FL 32778
    (352) 343-2861

    Grades: PK-5 | 941 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Minneola Elementary Conversion Charter School Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    320 E Pearl St
    Clermont, FL 34715
    (352) 394-2600

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,102 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Treadway Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10619 Treadway School Rd
    Leesburg, FL 34788
    (352) 742-2291

    Grades: PK-5 | 927 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Windy Hill Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3575 Hancock Rd
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 394-2123

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,389 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    East Ridge High School Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    13322 Excalibur Rd
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 242-2080

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,419 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Astatula Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    13925 Florida Ave
    Astatula, FL 34705
    (352) 343-1334

    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Lake Minneola High School Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    101 N Hancock Rd
    Clermont, FL 34715
    (352) 394-9600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,868 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    Gray Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    205 E Magnolia St
    Groveland, FL 34736
    (352) 429-3322

    Grades: 6-8 | 993 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Altoona School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    42630 State Road 19
    Altoona, FL 32702
    (352) 669-3444

    Grades: K-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Mt. Dora Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1405 Lincoln Ave
    Mount Dora, FL 32757
    (352) 383-6101

    Grades: 6-8 | 854 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Triangle Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1707 Eudora Rd
    Mount Dora, FL 32757
    (352) 383-6176

    Grades: PK-5 | 730 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Mascotte Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    460 Midway Ave
    Mascotte, FL 34753
    (352) 429-2294

    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Spring Creek Charter School Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    44440 Spring Creek Rd
    Paisley, FL 32767
    (352) 669-3275

    Grades: PK-8 | 612 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Tavares High School Math: 57% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    603 N New Hampshire Ave
    Tavares, FL 32778
    (352) 343-3007

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,341 student
  • Rank: #2828.
    Nonschool Exceptional Education Special Education School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 W Burleigh Blvd
    Tavares, FL 32778
    (352) 253-6600

    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Groveland Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    930 Parkwood Ave
    Groveland, FL 34736
    (352) 429-2472

    Grades: PK-5 | 722 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Sawgrass Bay Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16325 Superior Blvd
    Clermont, FL 34714
    (352) 243-6110

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,366 student
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    Clermont Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 East Ave
    Clermont, FL 34711
    (352) 243-2460

    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    Tavares Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1335 Lane Park Cutoff Ofc
    Tavares, FL 32778
    (352) 343-4545

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,131 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Eustis High School Math: 55% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 E Washington Ave
    Eustis, FL 32726
    (352) 357-7449

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,276 student
  • Rank: #3434.
    Eustis Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18725 Bates Ave
    Eustis, FL 32736
    (352) 357-3366

    Grades: 6-8 | 960 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Fruitland Park Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    304 W Fountain St
    Fruitland Park, FL 34731
    (352) 787-2693

    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
  • Show 25 more public schools in Lake County, FL (out of 60 total schools)
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