About This School
Special Education schools are public schools that provide special services for children with disabilities (special physical, mental, or learning needs). Many special education schools also provide vocational training, adapted physical education, and assistive technology for their students.
Cherokee School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Florida in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Cherokee School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Cherokee School had 3 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Florida average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Cherokee School's students and teachers. more
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Lake Eola Charter School 0.8 miles|
|St James Cathedral School 0.8 miles||n/a|
|Trinity Lutheran School 1 miles||n/a|
|Hillcrest Elementary School 1.1 miles|
|Bridge To Independence 1.1 miles||n/a|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 48
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Cherokee School had 94% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Florida had 56% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Orange District Spending
In 2011, Cherokee School had 3 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Florida average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Orange School District
About the FCAT
What is it?
The FCAT is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in grades 3 through 10 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science, and in grades 4, 8, and 10 in writing.
How is it Scored?
Students score at one of five levels, with 1 being the lowest and 5 being the highest. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3 (grade level).