Melrose Park Elementary School

820 Se Putnam St, Lake City, FL 32025 | (386) 755-8260
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 516
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2.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 516
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 248 (48.1%)
  • Females: 243 (47.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 371 (71.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 410 (79.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Melrose Park Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black18636.0%
Asian40.8%
Hispanic112.1%
White28956.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Melrose Park Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten356.8%
Kindergarten9919.2%
1st Grade10219.8%
2nd Grade7614.7%
3rd Grade7013.6%
4th Grade5811.2%
5th Grade7614.7%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
65.8%
District:
67.7%
State:
65.3%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2.5

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3 reviews for Melrose Park Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 13, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • terrible administration; school does not promote parent involvement and high turnover in faculty
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 04, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i liked this school and i loved the teachers there when i was there and thanks to mrs.mcadams as princeple there i made it through elematry
  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 20, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school sucks. it is poor. most kids make F s so this school is an F

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Melrose Park Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on FCAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Flordia State School Grades (2010)
Florida School Grade: B
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
82.0%
District:
67.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.0%85.0%77.0%
200971.0%81.0%78.0%
200886.0%83.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201077.0%79.0%72.0%
200977.0%77.0%72.0%
200882.0%78.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%73.0%75.0%
200968.0%74.0%75.0%
200882.0%75.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201065.0%70.0%72.0%
200973.0%77.0%74.0%
200873.0%77.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201052.0%58.0%63.0%
200970.0%62.0%62.0%
200851.0%60.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201066.0%69.0%70.0%
200968.0%74.0%71.0%
200864.0%70.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201039.0%48.0%50.0%
200944.0%43.0%46.0%
200840.0%44.0%44.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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