Grove Park Elementary School

1643 Miller St
Orange Park, FL 32073
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 42% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
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 Placements

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School Overview

Grove Park Elementary School's student population of 469 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Grove Park Elementary School 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2602 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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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
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grove Park Elementary School is St Johns Classical Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Orange Park Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Park Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orange Park Orange Park Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-6 | 486 students
    0.4 miles
    1401 Plainfield Ave
    Orange Park, FL 32073
    (904) 336-2275
    0.4 PK-6 486
  • Orange Park Orange Park Junior High School Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 744 students
    0.9 miles
    1500 Gano Ave
    Orange Park, FL 32073
    (904) 336-5975
    0.9 7-8 744
  • Orange Park Montclair Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 533 students
    1.1 miles
    2398 Moody Ave
    Orange Park, FL 32073
    (904) 336-1975
    1.1 PK-6 533
  • Orange Park W E Cherry Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 734 students
    1.4 miles
    420 Edson Dr
    Orange Park, FL 32073
    (904) 336-3975
    1.4 PK-6 734
  • Orange Park St Johns Classical Academy Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 351 students
    1.5 miles
    7100 Hwy17 S
    Orange Park, FL 32073
    (904) 458-8240
    1.5 PK-12 351

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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