Florence Elementary School Offers
The city is conveniently located near major highways and the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. Among the many attractions Keller residents enjoy are the bike and hike trails that go throughout the city and the recreational parks.
The city of Keller is included in the Keller Independent School District, which is 51 square miles and serves all or a portion of nine cities, including Southlake. Florence Elementary School, a prestigious public school known for its academic accomplishments, is located in Southlake.
Florence Elementary School is a TEA Exemplary School, meaning that students received a passing rate on the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills test of 90 percent or better. Florence is also a National Blue Ribbon School. The National Blue Ribbon award was created by the U.S. government to recognize high-performing schools. Further, Florence has the distinction of being one of a few public schools in the state of Texas achieving the highest GreatSchools Rating of 10 out of 10.
The school houses Kindergarten through fourth grade students. It has a Dyslexia Department and offers programs in Fine Arts, physical education and special education. There is also a Gifted and Talented program.
The community and students are involved in the school through the Parent Teacher Association, the Student Council and other activities.