900 Lowry Ave
Lakeland, FL 33801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Polk Virtual Instruction Program serves 75 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Polk Virtual Instruction Program's student population of 75 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (12-13)
1 teacher
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Polk Virtual Instruction Program is 0.55, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-59%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-79%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Polk Virtual Instruction Program and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
64%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Polk Virtual Instruction Program 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 (15-16)
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Polk Virtual Instruction Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 75 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Btm 50%)

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