About School Performance Maps: Florida
School Performance Maps provides a "bird's eye view" of public school performance in Florida.
School performance data is from the Florida Department of Education, Florida School Grades reports. The A-F letters represent the performance of the school on standardized tests and student progress, from highest to lowest. The marker icon is based on the latest grade for the school. Info windows you see when clicking on each marker provide the last 3 grades reported. For 2005, the approximate distribution of school grades is: A, 45%; B, 21%; C, 22%; D, 8%; F, 3%.
Locations of most schools are from latitude and longitude information ("geocodes") from the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for public schools. Other school addresses were geocoded using Yahoo Maps Geocoding API. Accuracy of locations varies. Where multiple schools have the same address, some of the marker locations are adjusted slightly to reduce overlapping. You may need to zoom the map in to see markers that could be hidden behind others. Proximity of a residential address does not indicate inclusion in a school's attendance area; contact the local school district for attendance eligibility information.
The information displayed on this site and software incorporated in this site are provided for your use with no warranty of any kind. No personal information is collected on this site.
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