Twin Lakes Elementary School

8507 N Habana Ave
Tampa, FL 33614
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Twin Lakes Elementary School serves 685 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Twin Lakes 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Twin Lakes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Twin Lakes Elementary School's student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Twin Lakes 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 Twin Lakes Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#2979 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
33%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
9%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
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, middle school and elementary school to Twin Lakes Elementary School is Caminiti Exceptional Center (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tampa Caminiti Exceptional Center Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 81 students
    0.2 miles
    2600 W Humphrey St
    Tampa, FL 33614
    (813) 975-7611
    0.2 PK-12 81
  • Tampa North Tampa Epic 3 Center Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 84 students
    0.3 miles
    8602 N Armenia Ave
    Tampa, FL 33604
    (813) 631-4426
    0.3 7-12 84
  • Tampa Chamberlain Adult/community Center

    1.4 miles
    9401 N Boulevard
    Tampa, FL 33612
    (813) 631-4500
    1.4 n/a n/a
  • Tampa Chamberlain High School Math: 47% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,645 student
    1.4 miles
    9401 N Boulevard
    Tampa, FL 33612
    (813) 975-7677
    1.4 9-12 1,645
  • Tampa Egypt Lake Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 562 students
    1.5 miles
    6707 N Glen Ave
    Tampa, FL 33614
    (813) 872-5225
    1.5 PK-5 562

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