Egret Lake Elementary School

5115 47th Pl N
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Egret Lake Elementary School serves 605 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Egret Lake 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Egret Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Egret Lake Elementary School's student population of 605 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students605 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Egret Lake Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Egret Lake Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#2488 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
33%
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Black
58%
22%
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White
6%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Egret Lake Elementary School is Palm Beach Lakes High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bear Lakes Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seminole Trails Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Palm Beach Seminole Trails Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 797 students
    0.7 miles
    4075 Willow Pond Rd
    West Palm Beach, FL 33417
    (561) 598-7000
    0.7 PK-5 797
  • West Palm Beach Palm Beach Lakes High Adult Education

    1.0 miles
    3505 Shiloh Dr
    West Palm Beach, FL 33407
    (561) 640-5025
    1 n/a n/a
  • West Palm Beach Palm Beach Lakes High School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,420 students
    1.0 miles
    3505 Shiloh Dr
    West Palm Beach, FL 33407
    (561) 640-5000
    1 9-12 2,420
  • West Palm Beach Bear Lakes Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 719 students
    1.3 miles
    3505 Shenandoah Blvd
    West Palm Beach, FL 33409
    (561) 615-7700
    1.3 6-8 719
  • West Palm Beach Jeaga Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
    1.4 miles
    3777 N Jog Rd
    West Palm Beach, FL 33411
    (561) 242-8000
    1.4 6-8 964

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