Palm City Elementary School

Palm City Elementary School serves 664 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Palm City Elementary School operates within the Martin School District.

Overview

The student population of 664 students has declined by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 664 students
Palm City Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Palm City Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Palm City Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less 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 16:1 15:1
Palm City Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Palm City Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
12%
28%
Palm City Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
84%
42%
Palm City Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Palm City Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Palm City 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.
0.28 0.45
Palm City 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.
13%
51%
Palm City 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.
3%
7%
Palm City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,847 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,727 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 $11,061 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Martin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
22
Number of Students Managed 18,847 9,797
Martin School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $194 MM $138 MM
Martin School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $200 MM $159 MM
Martin School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,727 $13,793
Martin School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,061 $15,882
Martin 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 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
    2801 Sw Martin Hwy
    Palm CityFL 34990
    (772)219-1655
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1085 students                      
  • Palm CityBessey Creek Elementary School
    2201 Sw Matheson Ave
    Palm CityFL 34990
    (772)219-1500
    1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 534 students                      
  • StuartAdult Education-martin Co High School
    2801 South Kanner Hwy
    StuartFL 34994
    (772)219-1828
    1.9 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • StuartMartin County High School
    2801 South Kanner Hwy
    StuartFL 34994
    (772)219-1800
    1.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2039 students                      
  • Palm CityCitrus Grove Elementary School
    2527 Sw Citrus Blvd
    Palm CityFL 34990
    (772)223-2513
    2.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 594 students                      

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