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Cleveland Court Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 405 students

 
 

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5 stars


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9 reviews of this school


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Posted October 18, 2009

This I know for sure: Cleveland Court Elementary School has one of the best teachers ever: Mrs. Eckman. Her kindness, caring, and high regard for her students comes through in everything she does!


Posted October 14, 2009

Great teachers and staff! Always demonstrating great leadership and professionalism.


Posted October 9, 2009

It's the best school I have ever worked at...amazing leadership and co-workers!
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted October 6, 2009

My autistic son has gone from almost completely nonverbal in kindergarten to a talkative little genius in second grade with the help of early intervention from Mrs Eckman (ESE teacher) and Mrs Unterbrunner (speech therapist)!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 6, 2009

The staff truly cares about each other and the students, and the parents are very involved with a GREAT PTO!
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted October 1, 2009

My grandson is autistic and attends Cleveland Court Elementary School. They have been so good for him. He has improved remarkabely since attending their school and having speech thaerapy there.


Posted July 29, 2006

Quaint small school, but after three years I feel the teachers and staff are more concerned with managing children, more than educating them.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 28, 2005

Emphasis on parent involvement. Lovely little school. Great acadmenic programs, but should offer more art and music options.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 26, 2005

Good academics with part-time gifted program. Strong teachers who recognize student strengths and weaknesses. Community fdeeling - local village school.
—Submitted by a teacher


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 58% in 2013.

54 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
54%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
63%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 57% in 2013.

54 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
67%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
57%
Scale: % level 3, 4, or 5

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

Source: Florida Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 61% in 2013.

63 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
63%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 60% in 2013.

63 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
67%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
58%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 83% in 2013.

63 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%
Scale: % level 3, 4, or 5

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

Source: Florida Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 55% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 60% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
55%
Science

The state average for Science was 53% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
42%

2012

 
 
52%
Scale: % level 3, 4, or 5

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

Source: Florida Department of Education

Writing

The state average for Writing was 81% in 2012.

64 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
97%

2010

 
 
96%
Scale: % scoring at or above level 3

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

Source: Florida Department of Education

  • In 2011-2012, this school received a grade of "B".
  • In 2010-2011, this school received a grade of "A".
  • In 2009-2010, this school received a grade of "A".
  • In 2008-2009, this school received a grade of "A".

About the tests


Florida uses School Grades to measure the overall performance of a school each year on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT). Each school is assigned a letter grade (A-F) based on three criteria: the overall performance on the FCAT, the percentage of eligible students who took the test, and whether or not students made progress in reading and math. The School Grades are calculated by adding points earned from each of the performance criteria listed above.

Source: Florida Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 52% 42%
Black 27% 23%
Hispanic 15% 29%
Asian 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native N/A 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander N/A 0%
Two or more races N/A 3%
Source: FL Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 59%N/A59%
Source: FL Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Bachelor's degree 67%66%61%
Master's degree 33%N/A36%
Doctorate degree 0%1%1%
Other degree 0%N/A2%
Source: FL Dept. of Education, 2012-2013

Teacher credentials

  This school District averageState average
Classes taught by non-highly qualified teachers 0%N/A5%
Source: FL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

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