Banyan Creek Elementary School

4243 Sabal Lakes Rd
Delray Beach, FL 33445
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Banyan Creek Elementary School serves 968 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Banyan Creek Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Banyan Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Banyan Creek Elementary School's student population of 968 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students968 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

Banyan Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Banyan Creek Elementary School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#590 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
33%
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Black
39%
22%
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White
36%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Banyan Creek Elementary School is Gulfstream L.i.f.e. Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carver Middle School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boynton Beach Gulfstream L.i.f.e. Academy Special Education School
    Charter School
    Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
    1.4 miles
    3800 S Congress Ave
    Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (561) 259-1000
    1.4 9-12 73
  • Delray Beach Carver Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 815 students
    1.5 miles
    101 Barwick Rd
    Delray Beach, FL 33445
    (561) 638-2100
    1.5 6-8 815
  • Delray Beach Atlantic High Adult Education Center

    1.8 miles
    2455 W Atlantic Ave
    Delray Beach, FL 33445
    (561) 243-1520
    1.8 n/a n/a
  • Delray Beach Atlantic High School Magnet School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,294 students
    1.8 miles
    2455 W Atlantic Ave
    Delray Beach, FL 33445
    (561) 243-1500
    1.8 9-12 2,294
  • Boynton Beach Crosspointe Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
    1.9 miles
    3015 S Congress Ave
    Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (561) 292-4100
    1.9 PK-5 714

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