University Park Elementary School

  • University Park Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 45% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • University Park 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • University Park Elementary School's student population of 513 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • University Park 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 University Park Elementary School is 0.64, 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#2588 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
39%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in University Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
45%
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 University Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in University Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in University Park 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 NameBrevard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Do not send your child to this school. The teachers and staff are all either strict disciplinarians, or completely lax. They are more focused on teaching your child to say sir and mam, than teaching them actual subjects. As a result, most of the students are horrible bullies when the teacher isn't looking. If the students talk above a whisper during lunch, they all lose talking privileges. Absolute nightmare of a school that I suffered for 6 years. Send your child anywhere else.
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