PROFICIENCY 34% 32% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #122 of 170 in PINELLAS
  • Ranked #17 of 28 in Clearwater
  • Ranked #2983 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
49%PINELLAS
40%Clearwater
49%Florida

Ponce De Leon Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "PINELLAS" in Clearwater, FL. There are a total of 556 students and 49 teachers at Ponce De Leon Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 365 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Ponce De Leon Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.5%, which is 32% lower than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students556
Teachers49
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch365
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ponce De Leon Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
335-39%
445-49%
525-29%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
330-34%
430-34%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ponce De Leon Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 34.7% 58.1% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 25.7% 18.7% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 3.2% 4.2% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 31.2% 14.5% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.7% 3.9% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Pinellas Academy Of Math And Science55%0.6Largo, FL
Largo High School49%1.1Largo, FL
Belleair Elementary School39%1.1Clearwater, FL
Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy20%1.4Largo, FL
Charles Britt Academy50%1.6Largo, FL
Pinellas Virtual K-1245%1.6Largo, FL
Dropout Prevention School9%1.6Largo, FL
Mildred Helms Elementary School43%1.8Largo, FL
Largo Middle School36%1.9Largo, FL
Plumb Elementary School63%1.9Clearwater, FL
Clearwater High School36%2.3Clearwater, FL
Oak Grove Middle School43%2.3Clearwater, FL

Clearwater demographics profile

StatisticClearwaterFloridaNational
Population111,74719,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,30829491
Median age43.841.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%54%55%
Speak English82%72%79%
Speak Spanish11%21%13%

Education level achieved in Clearwater

IndexClearwaterFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade87.1%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school86.2%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college61.5%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.6%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.8%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters9.0%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.8%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Ponce De Leon Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.