Peace River Elementary School

Peace River Elementary School serves 711 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Peace River Elementary School operates within the Charlotte School District.

Overview

The student population of 711 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 711 students
Peace River Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Peace River Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Peace River Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Peace River Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Peace River Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
17%
28%
Peace River Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
13%
23%
Peace River Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
64%
42%
Peace River Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Peace River Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Peace River Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.45
Peace River Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
75%
51%
Peace River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Peace River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,396 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,424 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,160 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
22
Number of Students Managed 16,396 9,797
Charlotte School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $181 MM $138 MM
Charlotte School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $177 MM $159 MM
Charlotte School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,424 $13,793
Charlotte School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,160 $15,882
Charlotte School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Charlotte Harbor School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charlotte Harbor School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charlotte Harbor School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Punta GordaCharlotte Harbor School
    Special Education School
    22450 Hancock Ave
    Punta GordaFL 33980
    (941)255-7440
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 127 students                      
  • Port CharlottePort Charlotte Middle School
    23000 Midway Blvd
    Port CharlotteFL 33952
    (941)255-7460
    2.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 817 students                      
  • Port CharlotteNeil Armstrong Elementary School
    22100 Breezeswept Ave
    Port CharlotteFL 33952
    (941)255-7450
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 799 students                      
  • Punta GordaKingsway Elementary School
    23300 Quasar Blvd
    Punta GordaFL 33980
    (941)255-7590
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 674 students                      
  • Punta GordaBaker/head Start Elementary School
    311 East Charlotte Ave
    Punta GordaFL 33950
    (941)575-5470
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK | 181 students                      

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