Scott Lake Elementary School

1140 County Road 540a E
Lakeland, FL 33813
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Scott Lake Elementary School serves 838 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Scott Lake Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 60% (which is higher 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 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Scott Lake Elementary School's student population of 838 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students838 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Scott Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Scott Lake Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#1243 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
33%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
56%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
5%
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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 Scott Lake Elementary School is George W. Jenkins Senior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lakeland Highlands Middle School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeland Lakeland Highlands Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,226 student
    1.6 miles
    740 Lake Miriam Dr
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3500
    1.6 6-8 1,226
  • Lakeland George W. Jenkins Senior High School Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,338 students
    1.7 miles
    6000 Lakeland Highlands Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3566
    1.7 9-12 2,338
  • Lakeland Medulla Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
    1.9 miles
    850 Schoolhouse Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3515
    1.9 PK-5 681
  • Lakeland Valleyview Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
    2.2 miles
    2900 State Rd 540a E
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3535
    2.2 PK-5 725
  • Lakeland Highlands Grove Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 792 students
    2.4 miles
    4510 Lakeland Highlands Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3002
    2.4 PK-5 792

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