Pierce Hammock Elementary School



Pierce Hammock Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pierce Hammock Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 96
1 71
2 91
3 108
4 110
5 125
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pierce Hammock Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Loxahatchee, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 602 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pierce Hammock Elementary School is the 1,162nd largest public school in Florida and the 13,148th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 602
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,148th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,162nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 934th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,110th out of 2,205

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Pierce Hammock Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 319
(53%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 283
(47%)
61,077
(49%)

Pierce Hammock Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 302
(50%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 150
(25%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 86
(14%)
36,807
(29%)
 Asian 31
(5%)
3,565
(3%)
 Two or More 30
(5%)
3,522
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
173
(0%)

Pierce Hammock Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 360
(60%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 199
(33%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(7%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Pierce Hammock Elementary School is ranked 1,592nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pierce Hammock Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.2%) is 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.

Pierce Hammock Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 670
2006 639
2007 654
2008 656
2009 670
2010 680
2011 622
2012 602

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 14.9
2007 14.4
2008 12.1
2009 15.2
2010 15.3
2011 14.3
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16716417910448
2006 0.17683881064163
2007 0.2217125382263
2008 0.23780487804878
2009 0.24179104477612
2010 0.28823529411765
2011 0.36173633440514
2012 0.40199335548173

Compare Pierce Hammock Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pierce Hammock Elementary School
Loxahatchee, FL
Public PK - 05 602 14:1  
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Public PK - 05 910 13.6:1 7 miles
Loxahatchee Groves Elementary
Loxahatchee, FL
Public PK - 05 646 12.4:1 8 miles
Royal Palm Beach Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 691 13.5:1 8 miles
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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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