Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School

4200 Purdy Ln
Lake Worth, FL 33461
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School serves 1,194 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,194 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School's student population of 1,194 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
1,194 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
91 teachers
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School Rankings

Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School is 0.38, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3075 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
78%
36%
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Black
12%
21%
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White
7%
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
0.38
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School's ranking?
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School is ranked #3075 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School often compared to?
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Palm Springs Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School?
1,194 students attend Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 7% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School?
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School offer ?
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School part of?
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary School is part of Palm Beach School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,194 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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