Tavares Elementary School

  • Tavares Elementary School serves 941 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tavares 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Tavares Elementary School's student population of 941 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students941 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Tavares Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tavares 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 Tavares 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#1318 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tavares 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
33%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
57%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tavares Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tavares Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Tavares Elementary School is Lake Virtual Franchise (0.4 miles away)
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