Orlando Science Elementary Charter

Tel: (407)253-7304
  • 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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%.
  • Orlando Science Elementary Charter operates within the Orange School District.

Top Placements (Florida)

Orlando Science Elementary Charter is Listed among the top 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
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Total Students (2013-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Total Teachers (2013-2016)
Students by GradeOrlando Science Elementary Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Orlando Science Elementary Charter is ranked within the top 5% 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 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 0.70. 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)
82%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2016)
Asian
32%
3%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Asian Students (2013-2016)
Hispanic
16%
32%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Black Students (2013-2016)
Black
17%
23%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Black Students (2013-2016)
White
31%
39%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter White Students (2013-2016)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Two Or More Races Students (2013-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsOrlando Science Elementary Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.70
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Diversity Score (2013-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
48%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
Orlando Science Elementary Charter Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2013-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Orlando Science Elementary Charter is Orange 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.
    • Orange School District's student population of 196,724 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,867 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,787 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameOrange School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    255
    22
    Number of Students Managed196,72410,175
    Orange School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    52%
    District Total Revenue$1,806 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,792 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,867$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,787$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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