Lake Myrtle Elementary School

  • Lake Myrtle Elementary School serves 665 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Lake Myrtle Elementary School operates within the Pasco School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 665 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 665 students
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lake Myrtle Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lake Myrtle Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
3%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
19%
31%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
23%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
70%
40%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Myrtle Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.46
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
53%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
Lake Myrtle Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pasco School District's student population of 68,596 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,270 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,264 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Pasco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
109
22
Number of Students Managed 68,596 10,184
Pasco School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $631 MM $122 MM
Pasco School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $631 MM $125 MM
Pasco School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,270 $12,021
Pasco School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,264 $12,230
Pasco School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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