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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 162 public schools managed by Polk School District serving 101,400 students in Lakeland, Florida.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Polk School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lakeland Achievement Academy Charter School
    716 Bella Vista St E
    Lakeland, FL 33805
    (863)683-6504

    Grades: PK | 157 students
  • Haines City Alta Vista Elementary School
    801 Scenic Hwy S
    Haines City, FL 33844
    (863)421-3235

    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
  • Alturas Alturas Elementary School
    420 4th St
    Alturas, FL 33820
    (863)519-3917

    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
  • Auburndale Auburndale Central Elementary School
    320 Lemon St
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863)965-5450

    Grades: PK-5 | 462 students
  • Auburndale Auburndale Senior High School
    1 Bloodhound Trl
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863)965-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1645 students
  • Auburndale B.e.s.t. Elementary School Alternative School
    2820 K Ville Ave
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863)519-8169

    Grades: K-5 | 10 students
  • Bartow Bartow Elementary Academy Magnet School
    590 Wilson Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863)534-7410

    Grades: K-5 | 463 students
  • Bartow Bartow Middle School
    550 Clower St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863)534-7415

    Grades: 6-8 | 852 students
  • Bartow Bartow Senior High School Magnet School
    1270 Broadway Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863)534-7400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2146 students
  • Bartow Bartow Youth Academy Alternative School
    2415 Bob Phillips Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863)499-2954

    Grades: 6-12 | 20 students
  • Frostproof Ben Hill Griffin Junior Elementary School
    501 Mcleod Rd
    Frostproof, FL 33843
    (863)635-7820

    Grades: 3-5 | 401 students
  • Auburndale Berkley Accelerated Middle School Charter School
    5316 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863)984-2400

    Grades: 6-8 | 463 students
  • Auburndale Berkley Elementary School Charter School
    5240 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863)968-5024

    Grades: PK-5 | 697 students
  • Haines City Bethune Academy Magnet School
    900 Avenue F
    Haines City, FL 33844
    (863)421-3334

    Grades: K-5 | 463 students
  • Lakeland Bill Duncan Opportunity Center Alternative School
    3333 Winter Lake Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863)499-2860

    Grades: 6-12 | 65 students
  • Lake Wales Bok Academy Charter School
    13895 Hwy 27
    Lake Wales, FL 33859
    (863)638-1010

    Grades: 6-8 | 594 students
  • Lakeland Carlton Palmore Elementary School
    3725 Clevelnd Hts Blvd
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863)648-3510

    Grades: PK-5 | 464 students
  • Winter Haven Chain Of Lakes Collegiate High School Charter School
    999 Avenue H Ne
    Winter Haven, FL 33881
    (863)298-6800

    Grades: 11-12 | 293 students
  • Winter Haven Chain Of Lakes Elementary School
    7001 County Road 653
    Winter Haven, FL 33884
    (863)326-5388

    Grades: PK-5 | 1106 students
  • Auburndale Clarence Boswell Elementary School
    2820 K Ville Ave
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863)499-2990

    Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
  • Lakeland Cleveland Court Elementary School
    328 Edgewood Dr E
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863)499-2929

    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
  • Lakeland Combee Elementary School
    2805 Morgan Combee Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863)499-2960

    Grades: PK-5 | 766 students
  • Bartow Compass Middle Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    550 Clower St E
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863)519-8701

    Grades: 5-8 | 159 students
  • Lakeland Crystal Lake Elementary School
    700 Galvin Dr
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863)499-2966

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Lakeland Crystal Lake Middle School Magnet School
    2410 Crystal Lake Dr N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863)499-2970

    Grades: 6-8 | 898 students
  • Babson Park Dale R Fair Babson Park Elementary School Charter School
    815 Scenic Hwy N
    Babson Park, FL 33827
    (863)678-4664

    Grades: K-5 | 456 students
  • Haines City Daniel Jenkins Academy Of Technology Middle School Magnet School
    701 Ledwith Ave
    Haines City, FL 33844
    (863)421-3267

    Grades: 6-8 | 493 students
  • Davenport Davenport Adult And Career Education Center
    8 Palmetto St W
    Davenport, FL 33837
    (863)499-2835

    Grades: AE | n/a students
  • Davenport Davenport Community Campus High School Alternative School
    8 W Palmetto St
    Davenport, FL 33837
    (863)419-3486

    Grades: 10-12 | 267 students
  • Davenport Davenport School Of Arts Magnet School
    4751 County Road 547 N
    Davenport, FL 33837
    (863)421-3247

    Grades: PK-8 | 1097 students
  • Winter Haven Denison Middle School
    400 Avenue A Se
    Winter Haven, FL 33880
    (863)291-5353

    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
  • Lake Alfred Discovery Academy Of Lake Alfred Charter School
    1000 Buena Vista Dr N
    Lake Alfred, FL 33850
    (863)295-5955

    Grades: 6-8 | 1042 students
  • Lakeland Dixieland Elementary School
    416 Ariana St
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863)499-2930

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Dundee Don E Woods Opportunity Center Alternative School
    213 Lake Ave E
    Dundee, FL 33838
    (863)421-3325

    Grades: 6-12 | 50 students
  • Lakeland Doris A. Sanders Learning Center Special Education School
    1201 Enchanted Dr
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863)499-2980

    Grades: PK-12 | 106 students
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Overview

School District NamePolk School District
# of Schools162
# of Students101,400
# of Teachers6,146
Student : Teacher Ratio16
# of Male Students50,214
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students51,186
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.68
# of American Indian Students434
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,622
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students32,115
% Hispanic Students
32%
# of Black Students21,198
% Black Students
21%
# of White Students42,968
% White Students
42%
# of Hawaiian Students141
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2,922
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2,581
# of Students in Kindergarten:7,590
# of Students in 1st Grade:7,580
# of Students in 2nd Grade:7,904
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7,882
# of Students in 4th Grade:8,046
# of Students in 5th Grade:7,449
# of Students in 6th Grade:7,347
# of Students in 7th Grade:7,305
# of Students in 8th Grade:7,301
# of Students in 9th Grade:8,683
# of Students in 10th Grade:7,982
# of Students in 11th Grade:7,092
# of Students in 12th Grade:6,658
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Polk School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Polk School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Polk School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
72%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Polk School District and graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,435 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,987. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,719 is less than the state average of $13,734. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (FL)
Total Revenue$915 MM$132 MM
This chart display total revenue of Polk School District and average revenue for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$942 MM$140 MM
This chart display total spending of Polk School District and average spending for each school distric in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,435$12,987
This chart display average revenue per student in Polk School District and average revenue per student in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,719$13,734
This chart display average spending per student in Polk School District and average spending per student in FL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Polk School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.68, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.46. The most diverse school in the district is New Horizons. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.