Orlando Science Elementary Charter

  • Orlando Science Elementary Charter serves 490 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Orlando Science Elementary Charter placed in the top 5% 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 69% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Orlando Science Elementary Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • 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

  • Orlando Science Elementary Charter's student population of 490 students has grown by 111% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 128% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students490 students
This chart display total students of Orlando Science Elementary Charter by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Orlando Science Elementary Charter by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Orlando Science Elementary Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • Orlando Science Elementary Charter is ranked within the top 5% 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 decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orlando Science Elementary Charter 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)
82%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orlando Science Elementary Charter 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)
79%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orlando Science Elementary Charter 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
32%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the percentage of Asian students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the percentage of Hispanic students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
17%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the percentage of Black students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the percentage of White students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the percentage of students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Orlando Science Elementary Charter.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 Orlando Science Elementary Charter and the average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orlando Science Elementary Charter 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
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Orlando Science Elementary Charter 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 NameOrange School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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