Dream Lake Elementary



Dream Lake Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dream Lake Elementary Students by Grade
PK 81
K 131
1 144
2 112
3 130
4 139
5 104
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dream Lake Elementary is a public elementary school located in Apopka, FL in the Orange School District. It enrolls 841 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dream Lake Elementary is the 351st largest public school in Florida and the 3,156th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 841
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 56
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,156th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 351st out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,452nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 435th out of 2,205

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Dream Lake Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 428
(51%)
66,926
(52%)
 Female 413
(49%)
62,350
(48%)

Dream Lake Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 329
(39%)
45,502
(35%)
 White 287
(34%)
38,706
(30%)
 Black 187
(22%)
35,580
(28%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
3,206
(2%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
5,583
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
293
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
406
(0%)

Dream Lake Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 441
(52%)
77,452
(60%)
 Not Eligible 335
(40%)
44,297
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(8%)
7,527
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Dream Lake Elementary is ranked 588th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dream Lake Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dream Lake Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 828
2006 801
2007 802
2008 767
2009 777
2010 771
2011 812
2012 841

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 13.6
2007 12.3
2008 12.7
2009 12.5
2010 15.4
2011 14.8
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50966183574879
2006 0.48938826466916
2007 0.5211970074813
2008 0.53585397653194
2009 0.55212355212355
2010 0.55252918287938
2011 0.50862068965517
2012 0.60166468489893

Compare Dream Lake Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dream Lake Elementary
Apopka, FL
Public PK - 05 841 15:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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