Plantation Key School



Plantation Key School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Plantation Key School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 30
1 37
2 39
3 44
4 52
5 60
6 71
7 64
8 67
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Plantation Key School is a public elementary school located in Tavernier, FL in the Monroe School District. It enrolls 470 students in grades 1st through 12th. Plantation Key School is the 1,581st largest public school in Florida and the 24,417th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 470
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,417th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,581st out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,295th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,637th out of 2,205

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Plantation Key School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 257
(55%)
3,271
(52%)
 Female 213
(45%)
3,060
(48%)

Plantation Key School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 346
(74%)
3,139
(50%)
 Hispanic 103
(22%)
2,264
(36%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
183
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
87
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
635
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Plantation Key School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 323
(69%)
3,338
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 126
(27%)
2,524
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
469
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Plantation Key School is ranked 1,849th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Plantation Key School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.3%) 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.

Plantation Key School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 619
2006 600
2007 573
2008 537
2009 499
2010 533
2011 482
2012 470

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 13.6
2007 12.3
2008 11
2009 11.1
2010 14.6
2011 14.2
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.21001615508885
2006 0.17166666666667
2007 0.15357766143106
2008 0.1731843575419
2009 0.28657314629259
2010 0.28893058161351
2011 0.31742738589212
2012 0.31276595744681

Compare Plantation Key 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 31.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Plantation Key School
Tavernier, FL
Public PK - 08 470 14.7:1  
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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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