Palmetto Elementary School



Palmetto Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmetto Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 127
1 127
2 89
3 125
4 91
5 112
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palmetto Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Palmetto, FL in the Manatee School District. It enrolls 686 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palmetto Elementary School is the 831st largest public school in Florida and the 8,293rd largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 686
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,293rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 831st out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,711th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,051st out of 2,205

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Palmetto Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 350
(51%)
17,926
(51%)
 Female 336
(49%)
17,122
(49%)

Palmetto Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 400
(58%)
11,183
(32%)
 Black 138
(20%)
5,040
(14%)
 White 135
(20%)
17,085
(49%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
1,082
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
581
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

Palmetto Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 574
(84%)
18,084
(52%)
 Not Eligible 72
(10%)
14,862
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
2,102
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Palmetto Elementary School is ranked 289th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmetto Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.5%) is significantly 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.

Palmetto Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 812
2006 793
2007 718
2008 691
2009 726
2010 677
2011 689
2012 686

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 15.2
2007 14.4
2008 15.2
2009 18.2
2010 16.5
2011 15.3
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66256157635468
2006 0.70996216897856
2007 0.73398328690808
2008 0.77279305354559
2009 0.82782369146006
2010 0.85376661742984
2011 0.88243831640058
2012 0.89504373177843

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
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 89.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 686 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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