4801 Bloodhound St
Orlando, FL 32818
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Gem Elementary School serves 714 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake Gem 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 49% (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 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lake Gem Elementary School's student population of 714 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
714 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Lake Gem 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 Gem Elementary School is 0.35, 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
#2131 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
80%
22%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Gem Elementary School 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 714 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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