Yates Elementary School

  • Yates Elementary School serves 725 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Yates 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Yates Elementary School's student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students725 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yates Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yates Elementary School is 0.69, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2289 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
33%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
32%
38%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yates Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yates Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I love this school! Thought my son would be going to Seffner Elem. but the zoning had changed and I was a little bummed. But what a great surprise Yates has turned out to be. My son is thriving there and all of his teachers have been AMAZING! So glad this is where he landed... as an Eaglet.
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Yates its not a good school .some teachers are verry min to kids.i will no recommend
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