Ben Gamla-Palm Beach



Ben Gamla-Palm Beach Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ben Gamla-Palm Beach Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 61
2 41
3 44
4 25
5 25
6 21
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ben Gamla-Palm Beach is a public elementary school located in Boynton Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 283 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ben Gamla-Palm Beach is the 1,929th largest public school in Florida and the 42,623rd largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 283
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,623rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,929th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,757th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,984th out of 2,205

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Ben Gamla-Palm Beach Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 143
(51%)
61,077
(49%)
 Male 140
(49%)
64,850
(51%)

Ben Gamla-Palm Beach Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 269
(95%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
39,184
(31%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
3,522
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
845
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3,565
(3%)
 Black 0
(0%)
36,807
(29%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
173
(0%)

Ben Gamla-Palm Beach Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 259
(92%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 24
(8%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Ben Gamla-Palm Beach is ranked 2,191st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ben Gamla-Palm Beach students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Compare Ben Gamla-Palm Beach to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public KG - 08 283 15.7:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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