Palmetto Elementary School



Palmetto Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmetto Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 46
K 79
1 104
2 83
3 111
4 98
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palmetto Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Miami, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 624 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palmetto Elementary School is the 1,054th largest public school in Florida and the 11,747th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 624
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,747th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,054th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,711th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,251st out of 2,205

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Palmetto Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 338
(54%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 286
(46%)
121,259
(48%)

Palmetto Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 267
(43%)
167,394
(67%)
 White 248
(40%)
19,386
(8%)
 Black 60
(10%)
59,146
(24%)
 Asian 44
(7%)
2,793
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
84
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,612
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)

Palmetto Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 460
(74%)
63,997
(26%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 131
(21%)
166,410
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(5%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Palmetto Elementary School is ranked 1,802nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmetto Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.3%) 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.

Palmetto Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 679
2006 601
2007 584
2008 569
2009 601
2010 595
2011 627
2012 624

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13.7
2007 12
2008 12.8
2009 13.4
2010 14.2
2011 14.6
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22974963181149
2006 0.21297836938436
2007 0.21232876712329
2008 0.23022847100176
2009 0.23793677204659
2010 0.25042016806723
2011 0.2695374800638
2012 0.26282051282051

Compare Palmetto Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public PK - 05 624 15.6:1  
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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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