Palmetto Charter School



Palmetto Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmetto Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 35
1 36
2 38
3 36
4 45
5 45
6 42
7 46
8 42
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palmetto Charter School is a public elementary school located in Palmetto, FL in the Manatee School District. It enrolls 365 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palmetto Charter School is the 1,876th largest public school in Florida and the 35,552nd largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 365
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,552nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,876th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 534th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,814th out of 2,252

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Palmetto Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 186
(51%)
18,517
(51%)
 Female 179
(49%)
17,877
(49%)

Palmetto Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 278
(76%)
16,693
(46%)
 Hispanic 49
(13%)
12,587
(35%)
 Black 32
(9%)
5,046
(14%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
1,333
(4%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
641
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
41
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
53
(0%)

Palmetto Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 250
(68%)
15,771
(43%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 109
(30%)
19,860
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
763
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Palmetto Charter School is ranked 1,986th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmetto Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

Palmetto Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 337
2011 344
2012 364
2013 363
2014 364
2015 365

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 12.5
2011 11.9
2012 9.8
2013 13
2014 11.7
2015 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.36498516320475
2011 0.36337209302326
2012 0.34065934065934
2013 0.33608815426997
2014 0.31868131868132
2015 0.31506849315068

Compare Palmetto Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Palmetto Charter School
Palmetto, FL
Public KG - 08 365 13:1  
Palmetto Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 693 14.4:1 1 miles
Lincoln Middle School
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Ballard Elementary School
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St Stephen'S Episcopal School
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Private PK - 12 664 9:1 3 miles
James Tillman Elementary Magnet School
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Public PK - 05 568 14.2:1 3 miles
Manatee School for the Arts
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Public 06 - 12 1,935 17.6:1 3 miles
St Joseph Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 239 7:1 4 miles
Manatee Learning Academy
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Private PK - 10 166 10:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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