Palm Lake Elementary



Palm Lake Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palm Lake Elementary Students by Grade
PK 9
K 101
1 120
2 89
3 97
4 95
5 82
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palm Lake Elementary is a public elementary school located in Orlando, FL in the Orange School District. It enrolls 593 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palm Lake Elementary is the 1,205th largest public school in Florida and the 13,788th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 593
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,788th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,205th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,184th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,205th out of 2,205

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Palm Lake Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 339
(57%)
66,926
(52%)
 Female 254
(43%)
62,350
(48%)

Palm Lake Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 331
(56%)
38,706
(30%)
 Hispanic 99
(17%)
45,502
(35%)
 Black 82
(14%)
35,580
(28%)
 Asian 51
(9%)
5,583
(4%)
 Two or More 28
(5%)
3,206
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
293
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
406
(0%)

Palm Lake Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 406
(68%)
44,297
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(28%)
77,452
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(4%)
7,527
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Palm Lake Elementary is ranked 1,751st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palm Lake Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.5%) 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.

Palm Lake Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 691
2006 651
2007 575
2008 565
2009 561
2010 556
2011 603
2012 593

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.1
2007 14.7
2008 14.5
2009 14.8
2010 14.3
2011 14.4
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20260492040521
2006 0.21658986175115
2007 0.17913043478261
2008 0.22477876106195
2009 0.2620320855615
2010 0.26258992805755
2011 0.29187396351575
2012 0.31534569983137

Compare Palm Lake Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.5%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public PK - 05 593 14.5:1  
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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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