Tampa Palms Elementary School

6100 Tampa Palms Blvd

Tampa, FL 33647
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (813)975-7390
  • Tampa Palms Elementary School serves 917 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Tampa Palms Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Tampa Palms Elementary School operates within the Hillsborough School District.

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School Overview

  • Tampa Palms Elementary School's student population of 917 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students917 students
Tampa Palms Elementary School Total Students (1992-2016)
Gender %Tampa Palms Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
Tampa Palms Elementary School Total Teachers (1992-2016)
Students by GradeTampa Palms Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Tampa Palms Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tampa Palms Elementary School is 0.78, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Tampa Palms Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2016)
Asian
24%
3%
Tampa Palms Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
20%
32%
Tampa Palms Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
18%
23%
Tampa Palms Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
31%
39%
Tampa Palms Elementary School White Students (1992-2016)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Tampa Palms Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsTampa Palms Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.780.70
Tampa Palms Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
48%
Tampa Palms Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
Tampa Palms Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Tampa Palms Elementary School is Hillsborough School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hillsborough School District's student population of 211,933 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,407 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,791 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameHillsborough School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    306
    22
    Number of Students Managed211,93310,175
    Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    52%
    District Total Revenue$1,886 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,963 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,407$12,987
    District Spending / Student$9,791$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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