Elbridge Gale Elementary School

  • Elbridge Gale Elementary School serves 1,064 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Elbridge Gale Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Elbridge Gale Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Elbridge Gale Elementary School's student population of 1,064 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,064 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elbridge Gale Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elbridge Gale Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#400 out of 3650 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
35%
33%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
37%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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

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