Valleyview Elementary School

2900 State Rd 540a E
Lakeland, FL 33813
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Valleyview Elementary School serves 725 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Valleyview Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Valleyview Elementary School's student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students725 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Valleyview Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Valleyview Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#253 out of 3633 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
20%
33%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
56%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valleyview Elementary School is George W. Jenkins Senior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeland Highlands Middle School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland City Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lakeland George W. Jenkins Senior High School Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,338 students
    1.5 miles
    6000 Lakeland Highlands Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3566
    1.5 9-12 2,338
  • Highland City Highland City Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    1.7 miles
    5355 9th Street Se
    Highland City, FL 33846
    (863) 648-3540
    1.7 PK-5 430
  • Lakeland Scott Lake Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 838 students
    2.2 miles
    1140 County Road 540a E
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3520
    2.2 PK-5 838
  • Lakeland Highlands Grove Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 792 students
    2.3 miles
    4510 Lakeland Highlands Rd
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863) 648-3002
    2.3 PK-5 792
  • Bartow Spessard L Holland Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    2.4 miles
    2342 Ef Griffin Rd
    Bartow, FL 33830
    (863) 648-3031
    2.4 PK-5 711

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