Frontier Elementary School

  • Frontier Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (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 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Frontier Elementary School placed in the top 10% 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 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Frontier Elementary School's student population of 609 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frontier Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frontier Elementary School is 0.59, 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 School Rank (16-17)#324 out of 3650 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
33%
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Black
12%
22%
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White
58%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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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