Life Skills Center (Closed 2010)

407 E Memorial Blvd
Tampa, FL 33610
Life Skills Center served 335 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 60% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
33%
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Black
39%
22%
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White
40%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Life Skills Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.650.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Life Skills Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Life Skills Center is Wharton High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pine View Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Denham Oaks Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lutz Denham Oaks Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 724 students
    1.3 miles
    1422 Oak Grove Blvd
    Lutz, FL 33559
    (813) 794-1600
    1.3 PK-5 724
  • New Port Richey Plato Academy Trinity Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-3 | 72 students
    2.0 miles
    8812 Old Country Rd 54
    New Port Richey, FL 34653
    (727) 799-1200
    2 K-3 72
  • Land O Lakes Lake Myrtle Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
    2.4 miles
    22844 Weeks Blvd
    Land O Lakes, FL 34639
    (813) 794-1000
    2.4 PK-5 620
  • Wesley Chapel Seven Oaks Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 816 students
    2.8 miles
    27633 Mystic Oak Blvd
    Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
    (813) 794-0700
    2.8 PK-5 816
  • Wesley Chapel Veterans Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 827 students
    3.2 miles
    26940 Progress Pkwy
    Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
    (813) 346-1400
    3.2 PK-5 827
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