Waterbridge Elementary School

  • Waterbridge Elementary School serves 1,174 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Waterbridge 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Waterbridge Elementary School's student population of 1,174 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterbridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterbridge Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2129 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waterbridge 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterbridge Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
61%
31%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waterbridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
11%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waterbridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
20%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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 Waterbridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.580.46
This chart display the diversity score of Waterbridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waterbridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterbridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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