Gause Academy Of Leadership

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Gause Academy Of Leadership serves 226 students in grades 6-12.
Gause Academy Of Leadership 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Gause Academy Of Leadership places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Gause Academy Of Leadership's student population of 226 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Gause Academy Of Leadership is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Gause Academy Of Leadership is 0.67, 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
#3627 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
25%
33%
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Black
43%
22%
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White
29%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.70
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Graduation Rate
30-39%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gause Academy Of Leadership is Bartow Senior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jean O'dell Learning Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James E. Stephens Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bartow James E. Stephens Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    0.8 miles
    1350 Maple Ave N
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7455
    0.8 PK-5 380
  • Bartow Bartow Elementary Academy Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
    1.2 miles
    590 Wilson Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7410
    1.2 K-5 464
  • Bartow Bartow Senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,294 students
    1.4 miles
    1270 Broadway Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7400
    1.4 9-12 2,294
  • Bartow Jean O'dell Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 85 students
    1.4 miles
    1310 Floral Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7440
    1.4 PK-12 85
  • Bartow Floral Avenue Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    1.6 miles
    1530 Floral Ave S
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 534-7420
    1.6 PK-5 542

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