B.e.s.t.



B.e.s.t. Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

B.e.s.t. Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 3
2 1
3 2
4 2
5 2
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

B.e.s.t. is a public elementary school located in Auburndale, FL in the Polk School District. It enrolls 10 students in grades 1st through 12th. B.e.s.t. is the 2,330th largest public school in Florida and the 56,011th largest nationally. It has 2.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 10
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 2.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 56,011th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 2,330th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 7th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,224th out of 2,252

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B.e.s.t. Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 9
(90%)
38,079
(51%)
 Female 1
(10%)
35,943
(49%)

B.e.s.t. Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 8
(80%)
15,370
(21%)
 White 1
(10%)
31,023
(42%)
 Hispanic 1
(10%)
24,055
(32%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
110
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1,112
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2,094
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
258
(0%)

B.e.s.t. Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 7
(70%)
44,707
(60%)
 Not Eligible 3
(30%)
29,315
(40%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, B.e.s.t. is ranked 2,269th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of B.e.s.t. students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

B.e.s.t. Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 60
2006 68
2007 44
2008 46
2009 19
2010 33
2011 21
2012 17
2013 22
2014 14
2015 10

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.5
2006 9.7
2007 7.3
2008 6.5
2009 3.8
2010 8.2
2011 5.2
2012 4.2
2013 5.5
2014 3.5
2015 2.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78333333333333
2006 0.86764705882353
2007 0.68181818181818
2008 0.89130434782609
2009 0.89473684210526
2010 0.90909090909091
2011 0.85714285714286
2012 0.82352941176471
2013 0.63636363636364
2014 0.78571428571429
2015 0.7

Compare B.e.s.t. to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
250.0% 2.5:1
 
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 
This School 70.0%
 

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Public KG - 05 10 2.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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