Maynard A. Traviss Career Center

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
3225 Winter Lake Rd

Lakeland, FL 33803

Tel: (863)499-2700
  • Maynard A. Traviss Career Center serves 243 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Maynard A. Traviss Career Center operates within the Polk School District.
  • Polk School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 243 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 243 students
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 4:1 16:1
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
24%
31%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
19%
23%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Black Students (1988-2015)
White
54%
40%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Maynard A. Traviss Career Center 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.
0.62 0.46
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center 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.
56%
53%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Maynard A. Traviss Career Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Polk School District's student population of 99,723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,120 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,001 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
162
22
Number of Students Managed 99,723 10,184
Polk School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Polk School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $893 MM $122 MM
Polk School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $882 MM $125 MM
Polk School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,120 $12,021
Polk School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,001 $12,230
Polk 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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School Reviews

5  9/8/2009
Good school for tech. programs. The staff in the nursing dept. are very unprofessional and will tell you a million different stories about how to get into a class. So beware and get everything in writing. The head of the school has no control over them either, so your screwed.
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