LAKE SILVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
1500 FALCON DR
ORLANDO, FL 32803
Visit this school's website
Phone: 407-245-1850
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 5
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Preschool - 5th Grade
  • District: Orange School District
  • Students/Teacher: 11:1
  • Students/Grade: 96.4
  • Number Students: 675
  • Number Teachers: 65
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4633
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 200
  • Principal: Ms Cynthia Swanson
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (23 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (16 Reviews)
    Page 2 of 4
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2006-06-14
    "Bottom line: Parents, you need to check out this wonderful school before you decide against it based on scores. This school has fantastic leadership and is firmly on its way to getting all the pretty numbers and letters that appeal to us parents, but with the astounding mix of children/families at Lake Silver this task will always be harder than in more homogenous locations. Get in on this school. Visit. Talk to the principal. Tour the retro facilities. Give it a chance. If you knew the scores my kids were making on the Big Tests and the appreciation/life lessons they've been getting along the way, you would understand why Lake Silver is a great great place and worth considering. The faculty and staff couldn't possibly work harder for our kids."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2006-05-04
    "Lake Silver has been a great school for my three children. The PE Department is excellant, encouraging health and fitness. The Music teacher is great and she spends her personal time on extra activities like a Drama Club and chorus. The after school program is run well. There is no guidance counselor at this time which I find unfortunate. There has been no attempt th hire one this school year (2005-2006). There are some good veteran teachers at this school. There are no aides in the regular ed classes. They were cut last year. This makes parent participation very important. There is a strong PTA. Overall, it is not the Lake Silver of five or six years ago that we all came to know & love, but it is better than most."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2005-06-13
    "The school has some good teachers that make up for it's old appearance. The gifted program is one day per week and the music teacher is excellent."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2005-06-08
    "The academics at Lake Silver are wonderful, my children have attended Lake Silver for more than 10 years and they have continued to succeed all the way through high school. The parent involvement is great, it is a family place that is accepting of everyone. The staff is very loving, caring and talented and the new principal is a dynamic leader. I fear most don't understand the FCAT grading system and won't give our great school a chance based on the grade it was assigned. There are so many factors to the overall grading of a school. Lake Silver has a separate physically impaired wing with more than 100 wonderful children. But most of these children are educationally challenged and their scores counted towards the overall school grade for the first time this year. If they don't perform well then the entire grade drops regardless of the actual school score."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2005-05-31
    "Definitely a mixed bag. Some of the best teachers ever, although currently losing some of them. Great parental community--a school with real heart. Hope the math magnet works for them and that they turn around the downward trend because it has fantastic potential. Currently (like all public schools) moving away from great teaching and towards endless FCAT prep. This is a problem. If you've got great teachers, you've got to let them do what they do best. Too soon to say on the principal leadership. I hope it's fabulous because I have a huge soft spot for Lake Silver."
    Page 2 of 4
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Jose Abreu
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­701.7093
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Richard Branche
    CENTURY 21 Elite Home Finders
    407.­982.8005
    5401 S. Kirkman Road
    Suite 790
    Orlando, FL 32819
    Dexter Blackman
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Jeremy Kent
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    563.­940.5115
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Rafael Vallesoto
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Olga Kadatskiy
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    321.­945.5508
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Linh Le
    CENTURY 21 Roo Realty
    407.­426.9744
    401 W Colonial Dr, Suite 7
    Orlando, FL 32804
    Rosa Torres
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Monica Phu
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Stephanie Schuldt
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    561.­254.9361
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    BRIAN AGARD
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    917.­674.8929
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    HASNA MALDONADO
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­928.9915
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Claude Laguerre JR
    CENTURY 21 Roo Realty
    407.­426.9744
    401 W Colonial Dr, Suite 7
    Orlando, FL 32804
    Michael Dawson SR
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­341.2042
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Rosalina Esquilin
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Marlon Smith-Buie
    CENTURY 21 Roo Realty
    619.­750.9758
    401 W Colonial Dr, Suite 7
    Orlando, FL 32804
    Dwight Dillon
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Shekeria Stewart
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Teresa Handley
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Tatiana Kholodtsova
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    321.­200.6785
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Ryah Silvestri
    CENTURY 21 Roo Realty
    407.­963.8345
    401 W Colonial Dr, Suite 7
    Orlando, FL 32804
    Jory Hru
    CENTURY 21 Roo Realty
    407.­426.9744
    401 W Colonial Dr, Suite 7
    Orlando, FL 32804
    BJORN LANGENSTROER
    CENTURY 21 Carioti
    407.­770.0322
    1650 Sand Lake Road
    Suite 107
    Orlando, FL 32809
    Leah Moss
    CENTURY 21 Roo Realty
    407.­426.9744
    401 W Colonial Dr, Suite 7
    Orlando, FL 32804