Seffner Elementary School

109 Cactus Rd
Seffner, FL 33584
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Seffner Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Seffner 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Seffner Elementary School's student population of 592 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Seffner 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 Seffner Elementary School is 0.68, 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
#2238 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
33%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
43%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Seffner Elementary School is Lopez Exceptional Student Education Center (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mann Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colson Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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