Southwest Elementary School

2650 Southwest Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803 | (863) 499-2830
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 441
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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
  • Polk County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,826
  • Graduation Rate: 68.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 94,530

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 441
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 218 (49.4%)
  • Females: 195 (44.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 52 (11.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 270 (61.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 322 (73.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southwest Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black9321.1%
Asian71.6%
Hispanic6113.8%
White25257.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southwest Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten132.9%
Kindergarten6514.7%
1st Grade6514.7%
2nd Grade8118.4%
3rd Grade7617.2%
4th Grade7517.0%
5th Grade6615.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
75.7%
District:
75.3%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.1%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
5.8%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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