Lake Alfred Polytech Academy

  • Lake Alfred Polytech Academy serves 575 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lake Alfred Polytech Academy 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Lake Alfred Polytech Academy's student population of 575 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students575 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Alfred Polytech Academy 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 Lake Alfred Polytech Academy 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#3184 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
40%
33%
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Black
28%
22%
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White
29%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Alfred Polytech Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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