Simmons Career Center School

Serves grades PK - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1202 W Grant St
Plant City, FL 33563
Phone
(813) 707-7430
District
HILLSBOROUGH
County
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
222
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

1

(10 is best)

Better than 7.3% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Simmons Career Center School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
16%
51%
10%
54%
22%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
16
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 9 4.1%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 4 1.8%
Grade 9 5 2.3%
Grade 10 18 8.1%
Grade 11 72 32.4%
Grade 12 114 51.4%
Total 222 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 29.3% 34.0% 38.7%
Black 10.2% 21.9% 22.5%
Hispanic 59.1% 39.3% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 4.3% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 86.0% 58.0% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.4% 50.4% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 7.6% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,422,278 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,324.6 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.5% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 526,175 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 11.8% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.7% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.5% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.9% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.6% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.0% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.9% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 10.9% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,626 $1,221,288,000 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $395 $85,645,000 4.0%
Staff $659 $142,987,000 6.8%
General Administration $78 $16,964,000 0.8%
School Administration $474 $102,849,000 4.9%
Operation $681 $147,733,000 7.0%
Transportation $306 $66,507,000 3.1%
Other $153 $33,263,000 1.6%
Total Support $2,745 $595,948,000 28.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,386 $300,780,000 14.2%
Total Expenditures $9,757 $2,118,016,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%