PROFICIENCY 48% 4% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #51 of 163 in POLK
  • Ranked #18 of 44 in Lakeland
  • Ranked #2060 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
44%POLK
92%Lakeland
49%Florida

Carlton Palmore Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "POLK" in Lakeland, FL. There are a total of 528 students and 36 teachers at Carlton Palmore Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 327 free lunch students and 15 reduced lunch students.

Carlton Palmore Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.5%, which is 4% lower than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students528
Teachers36
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch327
Reduced lunch15

 

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 Carlton Palmore 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
All49%
345-49%
445-49%
550-54%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All46%
345-49%
445-49%
545-49%
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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Carlton Palmore Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 52.5% 44.2% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 22.3% 21.1% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 1.6% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 21.2% 29.4% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.5% 3.0% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Cleveland Court Elementary School55%1.2Lakeland, FL
Lakeland Highlands Middle School56%1.4Lakeland, FL
Southwest Elementary School60%1.4Lakeland, FL
Southwest Middle School38%1.5Lakeland, FL
Highlands Grove Elementary School67%1.8Lakeland, FL
Magnolia Montessori Academy85%2.2Lakeland, FL
Dixieland Elementary School49%2.2Lakeland, FL
South Mckeel Academy82%2.4Lakeland, FL
Medulla Elementary School50%2.4Medulla, FL
Lakeland Senior High School48%2.9Lakeland, FL
Scott Lake Elementary School67%2.9Lakeland Highlands, FL
Lakeland Montessori Middle School75%2.9Lakeland, FL

Lakeland demographics profile

StatisticLakelandFloridaNational
Population102,71419,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,55829491
Median age40.341.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%54%55%
Speak English85%72%79%
Speak Spanish11%21%13%

Education level achieved in Lakeland

IndexLakelandFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade84.9%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.8%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college54.4%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.8%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.8%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters9.5%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Carlton Palmore Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.