Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School

  • Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is 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 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Swimming Pen Creek 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1444 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School 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 Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
67%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.520.70
This chart display the diversity score of Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swimming Pen Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Although the great schools rating for this school wasn't the highest, I am very impressed with it. My son has some challenges in school that have not been managed well at previous schools causing my son's academic progress to suffer. Since coming to this school we have had none of the issues we had previously experienced. The administrative staff are amazing and do everything possible to help and communicate with parents. I would absolutely recommend this school to everyone!
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