Polo Park Middle School



Polo Park Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Polo Park Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 291
7 317
8 374
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Polo Park Middle School is a public elementary school located in Wellington, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 982 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 982
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 59

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Polo Park Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 522
(53%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 460
(47%)
61,077
(49%)

Polo Park Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 475
(48%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 251
(26%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 189
(19%)
36,807
(29%)
 Asian 34
(3%)
3,565
(3%)
 Two or More 30
(3%)
3,522
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
173
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
845
(1%)

Polo Park Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 632
(64%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(30%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(6%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Polo Park Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.6%) 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.

Polo Park Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1653
2006 1525
2007 1013
2008 1036
2009 1084
2010 1148
2011 1088
2012 982

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 17.7
2007 17.5
2008 14.4
2009 17.5
2010 17.4
2011 17.3
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17180883242589
2006 0.2
2007 0.17374136229023
2008 0.29633204633205
2009 0.3210332103321
2010 0.35714285714286
2011 0.35018382352941
2012 0.35641547861507

Compare Polo Park Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public 06 - 08 982 16.6:1  
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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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