1643 Miller St
Orange Park, FL 32073
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Grove Park Elementary School serves 469 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Grove Park Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Grove Park Elementary School's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Grove Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Grove Park Elementary School 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2728 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
33%
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Black
46%
22%
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White
28%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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I would not recommend this school for a child who is hearing impaired. They do not have teachers who are qualified nor have the patience to teach a hearing impaired child. However, a child with normal hearing should do fine.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 469 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 10%)

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