Beacon Cove Intermediate School

  • Beacon Cove Intermediate School serves 785 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 87% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Beacon Cove Intermediate School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Beacon Cove Intermediate School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Beacon Cove Intermediate School's student population of 785 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students785 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beacon Cove Intermediate School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beacon Cove Intermediate School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
32%
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Black
1%
23%
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White
75%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beacon Cove Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.410.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beacon Cove Intermediate School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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