Palm Beach Maritime Academy



Palm Beach Maritime Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palm Beach Maritime Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 114
1 71
2 75
3 54
4 65
5 66
6 160
7 79
8 63
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palm Beach Maritime Academy is a public elementary school located in West Palm Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 747 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palm Beach Maritime Academy is the 625th largest public school in Florida and the 5,747th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 747
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,747th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 625th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,402nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 708th out of 2,205

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Palm Beach Maritime Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 379
(51%)
61,077
(49%)
 Male 368
(49%)
64,850
(51%)

Palm Beach Maritime Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 301
(40%)
39,184
(31%)
 White 262
(35%)
41,831
(33%)
 Black 147
(20%)
36,807
(29%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
3,522
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
3,565
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
173
(0%)

Palm Beach Maritime Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 432
(58%)
67,578
(54%)
 Not Eligible 263
(35%)
51,799
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(7%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Palm Beach Maritime Academy is ranked 658th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palm Beach Maritime Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.8%) is slightly 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.

Palm Beach Maritime Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 335
2006 303
2007 278
2008 258
2009 283
2010 352
2011 366
2012 747

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 17.8
2007 13.6
2008 13.4
2009 13.8
2010 16.4
2011 16.2
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50149253731343
2006 0.57095709570957
2007 0.58992805755396
2008 0.57751937984496
2009 0.60070671378092
2010 0.65056818181818
2011 0.69125683060109
2012 0.6479250334672

Compare Palm Beach Maritime Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 64.8%
 

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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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