Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School

  • Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School serves 1,209 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Clifford O Taylor/kirklane 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School's student population of 1,209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School is 0.42, 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)
Overall School Rank
51%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
75%
32%
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Black
12%
23%
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White
10%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.420.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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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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