Polk State Lakeland Gateway To College Charter High School

  • Polk State Lakeland Gateway To College Charter High School serves 214 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Polk State Lakeland Gateway To College Charter High School's student population of 214 students has grown by 76% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students214 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio36:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
32%
22%
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White
43%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Polk State Lakeland Gateway To College Charter High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.680.70
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Graduation Rate80-84%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Polk State Lakeland Gateway To College Charter High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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, middle school and elementary school to Polk State Lakeland Gateway To College Charter High School is Bill Duncan Opportunity Center (0.2 miles away)
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