Valrico Elementary School

609 South Miller Rd, Valrico, FL 33594 | (813) 744-6777
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 877
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 609 S Miller Rd, Valrico, FL 33594
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: 877
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 64.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 449 (51.2%)
  • Females: 371 (42.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 98 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 312 (35.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 410 (46.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Valrico Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black819.2%
Asian313.5%
Hispanic20823.7%
White49856.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Valrico Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten212.4%
Kindergarten12814.6%
1st Grade14316.3%
2nd Grade15517.7%
3rd Grade13915.8%
4th Grade13515.4%
5th Grade15617.8%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
85.9%
District:
69.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.5%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
6.1%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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5 reviews for Valrico Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on December 04, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school in my opinion is not even close to the best!they take the kids out of class to have teacher meeting twice a week,how many early release days can they realy have,and now I hear that every morning they will be splitting class into 4 kids in some and up to 30 in another room so that the 4 who need extra help get it so the school pass this time.what about the thirty kids whatching courius george.really when are they learning in this school ?I'm on the search for a new school.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i attended valrico elem through prek till 5th grade i havent been to the school in awhile as iam in 10th grade now but when i was there the school was the best and i would have to say the best techer would be ms. jaime faircloth i rember her name as for she taught me how to read and even after the year i had with her ended i found my self bringing her apples and nick knacks she will always be rembered by me ! and as long as she is a techer at valrico the school will remainthe best in my book1 i love you ms. faircloth!!

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Valrico Elementary School performed on average about the same as 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: A
Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Status: NO
Percent Criteria Met
School:
82.0%
District:
64.0%

FCAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.0%75.0%77.0%
200976.0%75.0%78.0%
200877.0%74.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201073.0%72.0%72.0%
200971.0%68.0%72.0%
200874.0%70.0%72.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.0%73.0%75.0%
200980.0%73.0%75.0%
200864.0%67.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201072.0%68.0%72.0%
200981.0%71.0%74.0%
200866.0%66.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%63.0%63.0%
200955.0%61.0%62.0%
200868.0%62.0%62.0%
 
Reading Test
201072.0%67.0%70.0%
200965.0%68.0%71.0%
200877.0%65.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201050.0%46.0%50.0%
200936.0%45.0%46.0%
200849.0%42.0%44.0%
 
Source: FL Department of Education 2009-2010

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