St. Lucie West K-8 School



St. Lucie West K-8 School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

St. Lucie West K-8 School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 117
1 131
2 122
3 128
4 100
5 99
6 222
7 218
8 206
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

St. Lucie West K-8 School is a public elementary school located in Port St. Lucie, FL in the St. Lucie School District. It enrolls 1,343 students in grades 1st through 12th. St. Lucie West K-8 School is the 35th largest public school in Florida and the 260th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,343
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 260th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 35th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,626th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 39th out of 2,205

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St. Lucie West K-8 School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 690
(51%)
14,983
(52%)
 Female 653
(49%)
13,681
(48%)

St. Lucie West K-8 School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 543
(40%)
10,829
(38%)
 Hispanic 381
(28%)
7,615
(27%)
 Black 319
(24%)
8,463
(30%)
 Two or More 53
(4%)
1,087
(4%)
 Asian 35
(3%)
510
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
106
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
54
(0%)

St. Lucie West K-8 School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 668
(50%)
16,475
(57%)
 Not Eligible 559
(42%)
10,237
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 116
(9%)
1,952
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, St. Lucie West K-8 School is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of St. Lucie West K-8 School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.4%) is slightly 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.

St. Lucie West K-8 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1164
2006 1740
2007 1569
2008 1410
2009 1242
2010 1317
2011 1304
2012 1343

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 20
2007 15.9
2008 13.2
2009 15
2010 15.5
2011 15.2
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4639175257732
2006 0.4683908045977
2007 0.49776927979605
2008 0.53971631205674
2009 0.59420289855072
2010 0.57706909643128
2011 0.6111963190184
2012 0.58376768428891

Compare St. Lucie West K-8 School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.4%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
St. Lucie West K-8 School
Port St. Lucie, FL
Public KG - 08 1,343 15.4:1  
Manatee Academy K-8
Port St. Lucie, FL
Public KG - 08 1,500 14.9:1 1 miles
Renaissance Charter School of St. Lucie
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Public PK - 08 1,296 19.6:1 2 miles
Kidzone Preschool Academy
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Private PK - 01 248 14:1 2 miles
Oak Hammock K-8 School
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Public PK - 08 1,437 15:1 2 miles
Bayshore Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 790 14.4:1 2 miles
Treasure Coast Christian Academy
Port St. Lucie, FL
Private PK - 12 150 12:1 3 miles
Northport K-8 School
Port St. Lucie, FL
Public PK - 08 1,256 14:1 3 miles
West Gate K-8 School
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Public PK - 08 1,298 14.9:1 3 miles
Fau/Slcsd Palm Pointe Educational Research School
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Public PK - 08 1,396 10.6:1 4 miles
Parkway Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 614 13.1:1 4 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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