Lake Gibson Senior High School

7007 Socrum Loop Rd N
Lakeland, FL 33809
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Gibson Senior High School serves 1,816 students in grades 9-12.
Lake Gibson Senior High 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 37% (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 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lake Gibson Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Lake Gibson Senior High School's student population of 1,816 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,816 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake Gibson Senior High 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 Lake Gibson Senior High School is 0.67, 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
#2965 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
33%
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Black
22%
22%
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White
47%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.70
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Graduation Rate
90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
4%
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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 Lake Gibson Senior High School is Pace Center For Girls (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lake Gibson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeland Lake Gibson Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,256 student
    0.1 miles
    6901 Socrum Loop Rd N
    Lakeland, FL 33809
    (863) 853-6151
    0.1 6-8 1,256
  • Lakeland Edgar L. Padgett Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
    0.7 miles
    110 Leelon Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33809
    (863) 853-6044
    0.7 PK-5 525
  • Lakeland Dr. Ne Roberts Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
    1.8 miles
    6600 Green Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 815-6633
    1.8 PK-5 777
  • Lakeland Wendell Watson Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 841 students
    1.8 miles
    6800 Walt Williams Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33809
    (863) 853-6060
    1.8 PK-5 841
  • Lakeland R. Clem Churchwell Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
    2.4 miles
    8201 Park Byrd Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33810
    (863) 853-6011
    2.4 PK-5 647

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