1350 Maple Ave N
Bartow, FL 33830
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
James E. Stephens Elementary School serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
James E. Stephens 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 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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James E. Stephens Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

James E. Stephens Elementary School's student population of 380 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

James E. Stephens 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 James E. Stephens Elementary School is 0.68, 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
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3329 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
32%
33%
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Black
36%
22%
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White
30%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 380 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 20%)

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