Symmes Elementary School

6280 Watson Rd, Riverview, FL 33578 | (813) 740-4182
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 609
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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 609
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 303 (49.8%)
  • Females: 274 (45.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 66 (10.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 159 (26.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 225 (36.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Symmes Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Symmes Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade9816.1%
2nd Grade9916.3%
3rd Grade9816.1%
4th Grade10917.9%
5th Grade10717.6%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Symmes Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on November 16, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Good all-around school. Some teachers are phenomenal, while others are below average. Unfortunately, the administration does nothing to rectify the issue. My child has had superb teachers, with the exception of one. That bad apple, and the school's refusal to do anything about it, has really left a bad taste in my mouth. Good teachers deserve rewards, bad teachers need retraining or termination. I truly believe this could be a great school if they began addressing the bad apples.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 17, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great school. no discipline problems. very involved and caring teachers. i would recommend this school because of its leadership particularly the principal.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My daughter has attended this school since kindergarten. The teachers and staff have always been wonderful. Fun school, many activities and PTA involvement. I highly recommend this school hopefully I can find a middle school with the same values and integriy as Symmes Elementary.

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