Park Elementary School



Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 29
K 87
1 92
2 87
3 102
4 79
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Avon Park, FL in the Highlands School District. It enrolls 555 students in grades 1st through 12th. Park Elementary School is the 1,331st largest public school in Florida and the 16,670th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,670th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,331st out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 713th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,205th out of 2,205

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Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(53%)
4,551
(52%)
 Female 259
(47%)
4,227
(48%)

Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 229
(41%)
4,035
(46%)
 Hispanic 178
(32%)
2,807
(32%)
 Black 118
(21%)
1,453
(17%)
 Two or More 26
(5%)
298
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
150
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
31
(0%)

Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 406
(73%)
5,936
(68%)
 Not Eligible 116
(21%)
2,246
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(6%)
596
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Park Elementary School is ranked 864th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 610
2006 657
2007 650
2008 497
2009 530
2010 523
2011 577
2012 555

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 14
2007 13.5
2008 11.9
2009 14.7
2010 13.8
2011 14.4
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7344262295082
2006 0.68340943683409
2007 0.75076923076923
2008 0.72837022132797
2009 0.7811320754717
2010 0.75143403441683
2011 0.79029462738302
2012 0.79099099099099

Compare Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 79.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Park Elementary School
Avon Park, FL
Public PK - 05 555 13.5:1  
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Private PK - 02 59 7:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 739 17.2:1 7 miles
Woodlawn Elementary School
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Public PK - 12 535 15.3:1 8 miles
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Private PK - 05 71 12:1 9 miles
Sebring Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 712 15.5:1 9 miles
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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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