Western Academy Charter School



Western Academy Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Academy Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 40
1 44
2 40
3 41
4 45
5 45
6 45
7 42
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Western Academy Charter School is a public elementary school located in Royal Palm Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 383 students in grades 1st through 12th. Western Academy Charter School is the 1,780th largest public school in Florida and the 33,321st largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 383
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,321st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,780th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,295th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,833rd out of 2,205

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Western Academy Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 194
(51%)
61,077
(49%)
 Male 189
(49%)
64,850
(51%)

Western Academy Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 175
(46%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 96
(25%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 66
(17%)
36,807
(29%)
 Two or More 24
(6%)
3,522
(3%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
3,565
(3%)
 American Indian 8
(2%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
173
(0%)

Western Academy Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 239
(62%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 122
(32%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(6%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Western Academy Charter School is ranked 1,860th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Academy Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.6%) 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.

Western Academy Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 251
2006 204
2007 173
2008 214
2009 284
2010 358
2011 375
2012 383

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 20.4
2007 15.7
2008 11.8
2009 14.9
2010 19
2011 19.5
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33864541832669
2006 0.33823529411765
2007 0.3121387283237
2008 0.3411214953271
2009 0.36267605633803
2010 0.37430167597765
2011 0.392
2012 0.37597911227154

Compare Western Academy Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Western Academy Charter School
Royal Palm Beach, FL
Public KG - 08 383 14.7:1  
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Public 06 - 12 96 12:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 840 14.2:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 691 13.5:1 2 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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