Palm City Elementary School

Palm City Elementary School serves 645 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Palm City Elementary School operates within the Martin School District.

School Overview

The student population of 645 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 645 students
Palm City Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Palm City Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Palm City Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Palm City Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Palm City Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.46
Palm City Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
52%
Palm City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Palm City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,792 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,652 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,330 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Martin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
22
Number of Students Managed 18,792 10,137
Martin School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $192 MM $132 MM
Martin School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $204 MM $140 MM
Martin School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,652 $11,888
Martin School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,330 $12,571
Martin School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Martin County High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hidden Oaks Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bessey Creek Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palm CityHidden Oaks Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1050 students2801 Sw Martin Hwy
    Palm CityFL 34990
    (772)219-1655
    0.86-81050
  • Palm CityBessey Creek Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 541 students2201 Sw Matheson Ave
    Palm CityFL 34990
    (772)219-1500
    1KG-5541
  • StuartAdult Education-martin Co High School
    1.9 miles2801 South Kanner Hwy
    StuartFL 34994
    (772)219-1828
    1.9n/a
  • StuartMartin County High School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2089 students2801 South Kanner Hwy
    StuartFL 34994
    (772)219-1800
    1.99-122089
  • Palm CityCitrus Grove Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 590 students2527 Sw Citrus Blvd
    Palm CityFL 34990
    (772)223-2513
    2.4KG-5590

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