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Overview

School District NamePolk School District
School District Websitehttp://www.polk-fl.net
School District Phone Number(863) 534-0500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (FL)
# of Schools162 Schools4,367 Schools
# of Students104,136 Students2,833,287 Students
# of Teachers6,512 Teachers177,130 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Polk School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#54 out of 73 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Polk  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Polk  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Polk  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Polk  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.680.70
# of American Indian Students382 Students8,827 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1,652 Students77,812 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# of Hispanic Students35,791 Students938,227 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
33%
# of Black Students21,492 Students626,523 Students
% Black Students
21%
22%
# of White Students41,684 Students1,077,863 Students
% White Students
40%
38%
# of Hawaiian Students156 Students4,744 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2,979 Students99,329 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2,60061,247
# of Students in Kindergarten:7,360200,250
# of Students in 1st Grade:7,497207,664
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7,776207,685
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8,487226,422
# of Students in 4th Grade:8,004220,563
# of Students in 5th Grade:7,532215,850
# of Students in 6th Grade:8,454219,996
# of Students in 7th Grade:7,803210,715
# of Students in 8th Grade:7,475211,139
# of Students in 9th Grade:8,360219,419
# of Students in 10th Grade:8,053216,655
# of Students in 11th Grade:7,568212,702
# of Students in 12th Grade:7,167202,980
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,698 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,348. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,442 is less than the state median of $12,938. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (FL)
Total Revenue$1,010 MM$136 MM
This chart display total revenue of Polk  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$983 MM$132 MM
This chart display total spending of Polk  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,698$13,348
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Polk  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,442$12,938
This chart display average spending per public school student in Polk  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Polk School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lincoln Avenue Academy Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    1330 Lincoln Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33805
    (863) 499-2955

    Grades: K-5 | 569 students
  • Polk Pre-collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    5316 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863) 984-2443

    Grades: 9-10 | 122 students
  • Bartow Elementary Academy Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    590 Wilson Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7410

    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
  • Magnolia Montessori Academy Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    1540 New Jersey
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863) 797-4991

    Grades: K-6 | 98 students
  • South Mckeel Academy Charter School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 79%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    2222 Edgewood Dr S
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863) 510-0044

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,195 student
  • Lawton Chiles Middle Academy Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    400 Florida Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-2742

    Grades: 6-8 | 651 students
  • Mckeel Elementary Academy Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    411 Florida Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-1287

    Grades: K-6 | 588 students
  • Valleyview Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 76%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    2900 State Rd 540a E
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3535

    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
  • Union Academy Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    1795 Wabash St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7435

    Grades: 6-8 | 419 students
  • Mckeel Academy Of Technology Charter School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    1810 Parker St W
    Lakeland, FL 33815
    (863) 499-2818

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,467 student
  • Lakeland Montessori Middle School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    800 Palmetto St E
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 608-3194

    Grades: 6-8 | 60 students
  • Lakeland Montessori School House Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1124 Lake Parker Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33805
    (863) 413-0003

    Grades: K-6 | 102 students
  • Highlands Grove Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    4510 Lakeland Highlands Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3002

    Grades: PK-5 | 792 students
  • Frank E. Brigham Academy Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    601 Avenue C Se
    Winter Haven, FL 33880
    (863) 291-5300

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Berkley Accelerated Middle School Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 67%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    5316 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863) 984-2400

    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
  • Berkley Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    5240 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863) 968-5024

    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
  • Bok Academy Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    13895 Hwy 27
    Lake Wales, FL 33859
    (863) 638-1010

    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
  • Davenport School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 73%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    4751 County Road 547 N
    Davenport, FL 33837
    (863) 421-3247

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,110 student
  • Dale R Fair Babson Park Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 76% | Reading: 67%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    815 Scenic Hwy N
    Babson Park, FL 33827
    (863) 678-4664

    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
  • R. Clem Churchwell Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 62%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    8201 Park Byrd Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 853-6011

    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
  • Chain Of Lakes Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    7001 State Highway 653
    Winter Haven, FL 33884
    (863) 326-5388

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,103 student
  • Winston Academy Of Engineering Magnet School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 62%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    3415 Swindell Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 499-2890

    Grades: PK-5 | 551 students
  • Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1000 Dunson Rd
    Davenport, FL 33896
    (863) 419-3171

    Grades: K-8 | 1,257 student
  • Cleveland Court Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 60%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    328 Edgewood Dr E
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863) 499-2929

    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
  • Hillcrest Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 54%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1051 State Road 60 E
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (863) 678-4216

    Grades: PK-5 | 676 students
  • Jewett Middle Academy Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    601 Avenue T Ne
    Winter Haven, FL 33881
    (863) 291-5320

    Grades: 6-8 | 606 students
  • Spessard L Holland Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    2342 Ef Griffin Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 648-3031

    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
  • Bethune Academy Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    900 Avenue F
    Haines City, FL 33844
    (863) 421-3334

    Grades: K-5 | 461 students
  • Scott Lake Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1140 County Road 540a E
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3520

    Grades: PK-5 | 838 students
  • Edgar L. Padgett Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 50%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    110 Leelon Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33809
    (863) 853-6044

    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
  • Hartridge Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1400 Us Highway 92 W
    Winter Haven, FL 33881
    (863) 956-4434

    Grades: K-5 | 226 students
  • Highland City Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    5355 9th Street Se
    Highland City, FL 33846
    (863) 648-3540

    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
  • James W. Sikes Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    2727 Shepherd Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33811
    (863) 648-3525

    Grades: PK-5 | 860 students
  • Dundee Ridge Middle Academy Magnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    5555 Lake Trask Rd
    Dundee, FL 33838
    (863) 419-3088

    Grades: 5-8 | 758 students
  • Wendell Watson Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    6800 Walt Williams Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33809
    (863) 853-6060

    Grades: PK-5 | 841 students
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