Heritage Elementary School



Heritage Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heritage Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 158
1 175
2 135
3 166
4 146
5 152
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Heritage Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Greenacres, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 972 students in grades 1st through 12th. Heritage Elementary School is the 174th largest public school in Florida and the 1,401st largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 972
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,401st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 174th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 524th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 90th out of 2,205

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Heritage Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 517
(53%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 455
(47%)
61,077
(49%)

Heritage Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 639
(66%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 155
(16%)
36,807
(29%)
 White 133
(14%)
41,831
(33%)
 Two or More 25
(3%)
3,522
(3%)
 Asian 14
(1%)
3,565
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
173
(0%)

Heritage Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 766
(79%)
67,578
(54%)
 Not Eligible 146
(15%)
51,799
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(6%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Heritage Elementary School is ranked 74th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Heritage Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.0%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Heritage Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 846
2006 843
2007 827
2008 840
2009 897
2010 930
2011 965
2012 972

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 13.6
2007 12.1
2008 11
2009 14.2
2010 14
2011 13.3
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68912529550827
2006 0.69988137603796
2007 0.71342200725514
2008 0.78095238095238
2009 0.78483835005574
2010 0.83118279569892
2011 0.85699481865285
2012 0.84979423868313

Compare Heritage Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 85.0%
 

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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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