Kathleen Elementary School

3515 Sheretz Rd
Lakeland, FL 33810
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kathleen Elementary School serves 546 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kathleen 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 42% (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 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kathleen Elementary School's student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Kathleen 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 Kathleen Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#2588 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
33%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
50%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
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 Kathleen Elementary School is Lake Gibson Senior High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kathleen Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeland Kathleen Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 595 students
    0.1 miles
    3627 Kathleen Pnes
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 853-6040
    0.1 6-8 595
  • Lakeland Dr. Ne Roberts Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
    2.0 miles
    6600 Green Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 815-6633
    2 PK-5 777
  • Lakeland R. Clem Churchwell Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
    2.3 miles
    8201 Park Byrd Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 853-6011
    2.3 PK-5 647
  • Lakeland Sleepy Hill Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 730 students
    2.8 miles
    2285 Sleepy Hill Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 815-6768
    2.8 PK-5 730
  • Lakeland Sleepy Hill Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,120 student
    2.9 miles
    2215 Sleepy Hill Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 815-6577
    2.9 6-8 1,120

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