Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School

1721 N Macdill Ave

Tampa, FL 33607

Tel: (813)356-1760
  • 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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%.
  • Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

Top Placements (Florida)

Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School is Listed among the top 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
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeMacfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 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 0.70. 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%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
Asian
19%
3%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Asian Students (2006-2016)
Hispanic
30%
32%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Black Students (2006-2016)
Black
15%
23%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Black Students (2006-2016)
White
32%
39%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School White Students (2006-2016)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMacfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.70
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School is Hillsborough School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hillsborough School District's student population of 211,933 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,407 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,791 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameHillsborough School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    306
    22
    Number of Students Managed211,93310,175
    Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    52%
    District Total Revenue$1,886 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,963 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,407$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,791$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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