800 Sw 6th St
Lake Butler, FL 32054
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lake Butler Elementary School serves 957 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Lake Butler Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lake Butler Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Lake Butler Elementary School's student population of 957 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
957 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
75 teachers
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School Rankings

Lake Butler Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lake Butler Elementary School is 0.33, 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
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#412 out of 3628 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
3%
33%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
81%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Butler Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   11/11/2011
I would recommend Lake Butler Elementary School over any school in the united States. They are excellent in everything. There is no place like Union County Schools. This is God's Country! Yeah! I am a Grandmother. I graduated from Union County.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 957 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.33 (Btm 50%)

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