6540 Knowledge Ln
Apollo Beach, FL 33572
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Waterset Charter School serves 1,170 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Waterset Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Waterset Charter School's student population of 1,170 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,170 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Waterset Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Waterset Charter School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1133 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
35%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
42%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 1,170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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