500 Nw Avenue L
Belle Glade, FL 33430
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Belle Glade Elementary School serves 700 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Belle Glade Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Belle Glade Elementary School's student population of 700 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
First Day of School for Students
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
School Holiday *Spring Break*
March 20, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School for Students
May 26, 2023 (Friday)

School Rankings

Belle Glade Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Belle Glade Elementary School is 0.50, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3214 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
22%
35%
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Black
67%
22%
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White
10%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 700 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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