Veterans Park Academy For The Arts

  • Veterans Park Academy For The Arts serves 1,615 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Veterans Park Academy For The Arts's student population of 1,615 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Veterans Park Academy For The Arts's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Veterans Park Academy For The Arts is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1254 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Veterans Park Academy For The Arts and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
32%
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Black
25%
22%
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White
23%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Veterans Park Academy For The Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Veterans Park Academy For The Arts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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