Poinciana Elementary School



Poinciana Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poinciana Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 88
1 89
2 90
3 89
4 87
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Poinciana Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boynton Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 531 students in grades 1st through 12th. Poinciana Elementary School is the 1,419th largest public school in Florida and the 18,703rd largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 531
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,703rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,419th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 626th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,251st out of 2,205

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Poinciana Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 269
(51%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 262
(49%)
61,077
(49%)

Poinciana Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 212
(40%)
36,807
(29%)
 White 178
(34%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 84
(16%)
39,184
(31%)
 Two or More 40
(8%)
3,522
(3%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
3,565
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
173
(0%)

Poinciana Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 259
(49%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 237
(45%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(7%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Poinciana Elementary School is ranked 1,485th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poinciana Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.2%) is slightly 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.

Poinciana Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 627
2006 517
2007 521
2008 514
2009 507
2010 528
2011 529
2012 531

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 14
2007 12.4
2008 10.8
2009 12.5
2010 13.4
2011 13.7
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46092503987241
2006 0.50290135396518
2007 0.50287907869482
2008 0.52918287937743
2009 0.53254437869822
2010 0.55492424242424
2011 0.52741020793951
2012 0.51224105461394

Compare Poinciana Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 531 13.3:1  
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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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