Lake Shipp Elementary School

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250 Camellia Dr

Winter Haven, FL 33880

(863) 291-5384

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 546

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Lake Shipp Elementary School

My children absolutely love this school, and I do too. The staff really show dedication and care about the students. The teachers take pride in students trying and will keep track of students after they've left their class. Even the specials teachers take pride in the children's work, arranging events ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/31/12

This has been an outstanding year for my son. He has recieved several recognitions for doing his best. The school celebrates the success of their students. His teacher has been loving, compassionate, and understanding. She has proven to be a teacher who loves her job and not her check!

Posted by a parent on 05/29/12

Both my boys went here and I DO NOT LIKE IT!!! I feel the school is very unorganized and don't challange the kids,discipline is not forced also didn't do a very good job preparing them for middle school.. Things children need outside the home as well!!!! Teacher actually call my son a name out of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/19/10

This school has an excellent music program with a dedicated teacher using world-class mallet instruments.

Posted by a teacher on 05/16/06

We have been very disappointed in this school.There has been virtually no effort to challenge my children beyond what is required by the FCAT. Once my child mastered this material,it was just time to sit and wait. Just be quiet and walk on the green line seems to be the primary concern. However,this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/06

Did not care for this school. Seemed unorganized and unable to provide stability for a first time student.

Posted by a parent on 06/22/05

My son has attended Lake Shipp Elementary for 2 years. He enjoys it and doesn't want to be transfered. He feels comfortable and looks forward to most school days. The teacher he has this year is an improvement over last year. Overall, the staff is friendly and helpful and the overall atmosphere ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/25/05

I think this is a great school. I have one child still in this school and one that left last year. The principal helped out with all my concerns with my children. I have a hyper child and he was getting into trouble and they ALL (principal and teachers)worked with my son and I. I rate this school #1 ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/03

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Test scores for Lake Shipp Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Lake Shipp Elementary School
Polk County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 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, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. 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.

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Winter Haven schools — Lake Shipp Elementary School is located at 250 Camellia Dr, Winter Haven FL 33880. 250 Camellia Dr is in the 33880 ZIP code in Winter Haven, FL The school district for Lake Shipp Elementary School is the Polk County Public Schools. Lake Shipp Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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