Lanier Elementary School

  • Lanier Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Lanier Elementary School's student population of 355 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lanier Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lanier Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2118 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lanier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
32%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
44%
39%
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lanier Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lanier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHILLSBOROUGH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
This school is the absolute best ! Lanier is the most welcoming, genuine, caring, friendly diverse school I have ever went to. All of the students are treated equally and students of all race here get along very well. I have always felt safe going to this school. This school is full of memories. Student from (2005 - 2008). Loved It !
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5  
This school has a wonderful staff. Very much a small town feel. My son has been there going on his 3rd year. I would not have him any where else. Staff knows your name.
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