Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School

  • Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School serves 369 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

School Overview

  • Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School's student population of 369 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students369 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
19%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Asian students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
15%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Black students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
32%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of White students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.750.46
This chart display the diversity score of Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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