Karen M. Siegel Academy

Karen M. Siegel Academy serves 147 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Karen M. Siegel Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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Karen M. Siegel Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Karen M. Siegel Academy's student population of 147 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Karen M. Siegel Academy is ranked within the top 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 Karen M. Siegel Academy is 0.69, 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
#1704 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
33%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
32%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.70
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
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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 Karen M. Siegel Academy is Discovery High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Discovery Academy Of Lake Alfred (0.6 miles away)
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