Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs

Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs serves 361 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs's student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs is ranked within the top 10% 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 Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs is 0.34, which is less 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
#274 out of 3633 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
81%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs is East Lake High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Lake Middle School Academy Of Engineering (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooker Creek Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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