Philip O'brien Elementary School

1225 Lime St E
Lakeland, FL 33801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Philip O'brien Elementary School serves 667 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Philip O'brien Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Philip O'brien Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Philip O'brien Elementary School's student population of 667 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Philip O'brien Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Philip O'brien Elementary School is 0.71, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2542 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
33%
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Black
27%
22%
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White
37%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Philip O'brien Elementary School is Lakeland Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lakeland Montessori Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeland Lakeland Senior High School Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,125 students
    0.3 miles
    726 Hollingsworth Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-2900
    0.3 9-12 2,125
  • Lakeland Lakeland Montessori Middle School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 60 students
    0.5 miles
    800 Palmetto St E
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 608-3194
    0.5 6-8 60
  • Lakeland Mckeel Elementary Academy Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 588 students
    1.1 miles
    411 Florida Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-1287
    1.1 K-6 588
  • Lakeland Lakeland Montessori School House Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 102 students
    1.2 miles
    1124 Lake Parker Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33805
    (863) 413-0003
    1.2 K-6 102
  • Lakeland Lawton Chiles Middle Academy Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 651 students
    1.2 miles
    400 Florida Ave N
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863) 499-2742
    1.2 6-8 651

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