Binks Forest Elementary School



Binks Forest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Binks Forest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 129
1 146
2 177
3 186
4 196
5 180
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Binks Forest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wellington, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 1,014 students in grades 1st through 12th. Binks Forest Elementary School is the 187th largest public school in Florida and the 1,273rd largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,014
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,273rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 187th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,051st out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 158th out of 2,252

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Binks Forest Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 522
(51%)
64,480
(49%)
 Male 492
(49%)
68,171
(51%)

Binks Forest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 622
(61%)
41,626
(31%)
 Hispanic 225
(22%)
44,335
(33%)
 Asian 59
(6%)
3,997
(3%)
 Two or More 56
(6%)
3,877
(3%)
 Black 49
(5%)
37,712
(28%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
151
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
953
(1%)

Binks Forest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 789
(78%)
51,458
(39%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 203
(20%)
76,993
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(2%)
4,200
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Binks Forest Elementary School is ranked 1,720th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Binks Forest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.2%) 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.

Binks Forest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1208
2006 1119
2007 1115
2008 1041
2009 1099
2010 1115
2011 1060
2012 1064
2013 1049
2014 1015
2015 1014

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 16.5
2007 16.2
2008 13.3
2009 16.7
2010 16.4
2011 15.6
2012 15.6
2013 15.7
2014 15.1
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.054635761589404
2006 0.058087578194817
2007 0.069955156950673
2008 0.094140249759846
2009 0.11828935395814
2010 0.1390134529148
2011 0.14245283018868
2012 0.14567669172932
2013 0.17254528122021
2014 0.16551724137931
2015 0.22189349112426

Compare Binks Forest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Binks Forest Elementary School
Wellington, FL
Public KG - 05 1,014 14.3:1  
Loxahatchee Groves Elementary
Loxahatchee, FL
Public PK - 05 576 10.7:1 2 miles
Wellington Elementary School
Wellington, FL
Public PK - 05 739 12.7:1 2 miles
Wellington Landings Middle School
Wellington, FL
Public 06 - 08 1,063 19.3:1 2 miles
St David'S Episcopal School
Wellington, FL
Private PK - 01 61 6:1 3 miles
Renaissance Charter School at Palms West
Loxahatchee, FL
Public KG - 08 770 13.1:1 3 miles
The Learning Foundation of Florida
Royal Palm Beach, FL
Private 03 - 12 64 7:1 4 miles
New Horizons Elementary School
Wellington, FL
Public PK - 05 625 12:1 4 miles
Eagle Arts Academy
Wellington, FL
Public KG - 08 681 13.1:1 4 miles
Ideal School
Royal Palm Beach, FL
Private PK - 08 245 10:1 4 miles
Royal Palm Beach Elementary School
Royal Palm Beach, FL
Public PK - 05 615 13.7:1 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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