Palm Beach School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 234 public schools serving 188,375 students in Palm Beach School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Palm Beach School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Florida public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Palm Beach School District are Morikami Park Elementary School, Bak Middle School Of The Arts and Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Palm Beach School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Palm Beach School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Palm Beach School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
234 Schools
4,227 Schools
# Students
188,375 Students
2,780,879 Students
# Teachers
11,762 Teachers
159,765 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Palm Beach School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#27 out of 73 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Palm Beach  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Beach  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Beach  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Palm Beach  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.71
0.70
# American Indian Students
1,313 Students
7,455 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
5,845 Students
78,578 Students
% Asian Students
3%
3%
# Hispanic Students
68,535 Students
972,305 Students
% Hispanic Students
36%
35%
# Black Students
52,602 Students
597,476 Students
% Black Students
28%
22%
# White Students
54,497 Students
1,012,885 Students
% White Students
29%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
257 Students
4,724 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,326 Students
107,216 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,128
49,807
# Students in K Grade:
12,109
185,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
13,173
199,777
# Students in 2nd Grade:
13,559
201,264
# Students in 3rd Grade:
13,761
205,847
# Students in 4th Grade:
14,643
214,317
# Students in 5th Grade:
13,978
207,383
# Students in 6th Grade:
14,611
215,808
# Students in 7th Grade:
15,197
222,751
# Students in 8th Grade:
14,755
220,002
# Students in 9th Grade:
15,285
227,502
# Students in 10th Grade:
14,970
218,869
# Students in 11th Grade:
14,374
208,803
# Students in 12th Grade:
14,832
203,056
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,501 is higher than the state median of $11,996. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,691 is less than the state median of $12,834. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$2,355 MM
$143 MM
This chart display total revenue of Palm Beach  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$2,202 MM
$153 MM
This chart display total spending of Palm Beach  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,501
$11,996
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Palm Beach  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,691
$12,834
This chart display average spending per public school student in Palm Beach  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Palm Beach School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Morikami Park Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6201 Morikami Park Rd
Delray Beach, FL 33484
(561) 894-7300
Grades: PK-5
| 801 students
Rank: #22.
Bak Middle School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 95% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1725 Echo Lake Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 882-3870
Grades: 6-8
| 1,369 students
Rank: #33.
Alexander W Dreyfoos Junior School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
501 S Sapodilla Ave
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 802-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,363 students
Rank: #44.
Binks Forest Elementary School
Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15101 Bent Creek Rd
Wellington, FL 33414
(561) 904-9800
Grades: PK-5
| 875 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
Don Estridge High Tech Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1798 Nw Spanish River Blvd
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(561) 989-7800
Grades: 6-8
| 1,288 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
Equestrian Trails Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9720 Stribling Way
Wellington, FL 33414
(561) 904-9600
Grades: PK-5
| 815 students
Rank: #5 - 75. - 7.
Marsh Pointe Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12649 Ibiiza Dr
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
(561) 366-6800
Grades: PK-5
| 811 students
Rank: #88.
Beacon Cove Intermediate School
Math: 91% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
150 Schoolhouse Rd
Jupiter, FL 33458
(561) 366-6400
Grades: 3-5
| 597 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Panther Run Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10775 Lake Worth Rd
Lake Worth, FL 33449
(561) 804-3900
Grades: PK-5
| 817 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Western Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 90% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(3)
650 Royal Palm Beach Blvd Ste
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
(561) 792-4123
Grades: K-8
| 511 students
Rank: #1111.
Waters Edge Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
21601 Shorewind Dr
Boca Raton, FL 33428
(561) 852-2400
Grades: PK-5
| 748 students
Rank: #1212.
Jupiter Farms Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17400 Haynie Ln
Jupiter, FL 33478
(561) 741-5400
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #1313.
Calusa Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2051 Clint Moore Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33496
(561) 989-7500
Grades: PK-5
| 1,158 students
Rank: #1414.
Sunset Palms Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8650 Boynton Beach Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL 33472
(561) 752-1100
Grades: PK-5
| 956 students
Rank: #1515.
Addison Mizner Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
199 Sw 12th Ave
Boca Raton, FL 33486
(561) 362-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 801 students
Rank: #1616.
Del Prado Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7900 Del Prado Cir N
Boca Raton, FL 33433
(561) 544-1800
Grades: PK-5
| 818 students
Rank: #1717.
Limestone Creek Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6701 Church St
Jupiter, FL 33458
(561) 741-9200
Grades: PK-5
| 941 students
Rank: #1818.
Sunrise Park Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
19400 Coral Ridge Dr
Boca Raton, FL 33498
(561) 477-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 931 students
Rank: #1919.
Timber Trace Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5200 117th Ct N
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
(561) 366-6200
Grades: PK-5
| 855 students
Rank: #2020.
Elbridge Gale Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1915 Royal Fern Dr
Wellington, FL 33414
(561) 422-9300
Grades: PK-5
| 995 students
Rank: #2121.
Frontier Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6701 180th Ave N
Loxahatchee, FL 33470
(561) 904-9900
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #2222.
Somerset Academy Boca East
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
333 Sw 4th Ave
Boca Raton, FL 33432
(561) 393-1091
Grades: K-5
| 353 students
Rank: #2323.
Wellington Landings Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1100 Aero Club Dr
Wellington, FL 33414
(561) 792-8100
Grades: 6-8
| 1,259 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Coral Reef Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6151 Hagen Ranch Rd
Lake Worth, FL 33467
(561) 804-3700
Grades: PK-5
| 971 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Whispering Pines Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9090 Spanish Isles Blvd
Boca Raton, FL 33496
(561) 672-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 941 students
Rank: #2626.
Verde K-8
Magnet School
Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3300 N Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431
(561) 218-6800
Grades: K-8
| 1,105 students
Rank: #2727.
Manatee Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
7001 Charleston Shores Blvd
Lake Worth, FL 33467
(561) 357-1800
Grades: PK-5
| 1,178 students
Rank: #2828.
Everglades Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
407 Marginal Rd
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
(561) 792-9500
Grades: PK-5
| 875 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Independence Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
4001 Greenway Dr
Jupiter, FL 33458
(561) 799-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,293 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Palm Beach Public School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
239 Cocoanut Row
Palm Beach, FL 33480
(561) 822-0700
Grades: PK-5
| 377 students
Rank: #3131.
Suncoast Community High School
Magnet School
Math: 71% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1717 Avenue S
West Palm Beach, FL 33404
(561) 882-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,594 students
Rank: #3232.
West Boca Raton High School
Magnet School
Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12811 Glades Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33498
(561) 672-2001
Grades: 9-12
| 2,282 students
Rank: #3333.
H. L. Johnson Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1000 Crestwood Blvd N
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
(561) 904-9300
Grades: PK-5
| 762 students
Rank: #3434.
Wellington Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13000 Paddock Dr
Wellington, FL 33414
(561) 651-0600
Grades: PK-5
| 841 students
Rank: #3535.
Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 80% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10060 Riverside Dr
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
(561) 366-6500
Grades: PK-5
| 614 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Palm Beach
  • 3300 FOREST HILL BLVD # C-316, WEST PALM BEACH, FL, 33406-5869
  • (561) 434-8000
  • palmbeachschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 188,375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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