Sunset Palms Elementary School



Sunset Palms Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Palms Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 2
K 172
1 181
2 183
3 161
4 158
5 155
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Palms Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boynton Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 1,012 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Palms Elementary School is the 153rd largest public school in Florida and the 1,132nd largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,012
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,132nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 153rd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,501st out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 174th out of 2,205

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Sunset Palms Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 526
(52%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 486
(48%)
61,077
(49%)

Sunset Palms Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 672
(66%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 165
(16%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 73
(7%)
36,807
(29%)
 Asian 61
(6%)
3,565
(3%)
 Two or More 34
(3%)
3,522
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
173
(0%)

Sunset Palms Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 852
(84%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 125
(12%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(3%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Sunset Palms Elementary School is ranked 1,814th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sunset Palms Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.8%) 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.

Sunset Palms Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 704
2009 894
2010 1001
2011 958
2012 1012

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 11.3
2009 16
2010 15.5
2011 14.9
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.16903409090909
2009 0.17337807606264
2010 0.16983016983017
2011 0.15970772442589
2012 0.15810276679842

Compare Sunset Palms Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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