516 County Road 29
Lake Placid, FL 33852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Country Elementary School serves 586 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake Country Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lake Country Elementary School's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Lake Country 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 Lake Country 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2043 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
44%
33%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
37%
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
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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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: 586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 30%)

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