James E. Stephens Elementary School

1350 North Maple Ave, Bartow, FL 33830 | (863) 534-7455
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 446
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1350 N Maple Ave, Bartow, FL 33830
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: 446
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 219 (49.1%)
  • Females: 194 (43.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 318 (71.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 368 (82.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
James E. Stephens Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black13931.2%
Asian40.9%
Hispanic12327.6%
White14733.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For James E. Stephens Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten224.9%
Kindergarten6514.6%
1st Grade8719.5%
2nd Grade8017.9%
3rd Grade7617.0%
4th Grade5813.0%
5th Grade5813.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
73.3%
District:
75.3%
State:
65.3%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3.5

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3 reviews for James E. Stephens Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 12, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • in follow up to my comments about admin. comm., this is unfortunate because many of the teachers have several years of teaching experience; in some cases 15 years or more. And, especially with these more experienced teachers, it is sad that they are not allowed more control over their classrooms.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 12, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have to agree with this parent re: communication. Staff is so overwhelmed with district requirements (where even the teachers' board content is mandated by District) that parents are not even advised of awards ceremonies.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 09, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i can't find anything good to say about the admin. office. Seems the office personal, there need more training, in what their supose to be doing. Most of all in comunication.

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