Peace River Elementary School

Peace River Elementary School serves 708 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 57%.
Peace River Elementary School operates within the Charlotte School District.

Overview

The student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 708 students
Peace River Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Peace River Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Peace River Elementary School Students 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 less than the state average of 0.69. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Peace River Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
15%
28%
Peace River Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
13%
23%
Peace River Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
64%
43%
Peace River Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Peace River Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Peace River Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.69
Peace River Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
73%
49%
Peace River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Peace River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,422 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Charlotte School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
20
Number of Students Managed 16,422 9,762
Charlotte School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $181 MM $138 MM
Charlotte School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $177 MM $159 MM
Charlotte School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,424 $13,793
Charlotte School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,160 $15,882
Charlotte School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Neil Armstrong Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Port Charlotte Charlotte Harbor School
    Special Education School
    22450 Hancock Ave
    Port Charlotte , FL , 33980
    (941)255-7440
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Port Charlotte Port Charlotte Middle School
    23000 Midway Blvd
    Port Charlotte , FL , 33952
    (941)255-7460
    2.2  mi  |  834  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Port Charlotte Neil Armstrong Elementary School
    22100 Breezeswept Ave
    Port Charlotte , FL , 33952
    (941)255-7450
    2.5  mi  |  786  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Port Charlotte Kingsway Elementary School
    23300 Quasar Blvd
    Port Charlotte , FL , 33980
    (941)255-7590
    3  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Punta Gorda Baker/head Start Elementary School
    311 East Charlotte Ave
    Punta Gorda , FL , 33950
    (941)575-5470
    3.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK

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Did You Know?
Charlotte County, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.39, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Charlotte County is Charlotte County Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.