Witter Elementary School

10801 N 22nd St
Tampa, FL 33612
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Witter Elementary School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Witter 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.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Witter Elementary School's student population of 544 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Witter 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 Witter Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#3107 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
38%
33%
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Black
49%
22%
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White
8%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Witter Elementary School is Brooks Debartolo Collegiate High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Springs Schools (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shaw Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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