Glades Academy Inc

  • Glades Academy Inc serves 262 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Glades Academy Inc 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Glades Academy Inc's student population of 262 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glades Academy Inc is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 24:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glades Academy Inc is 0.42, 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)#3327 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
22%
33%
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Black
73%
22%
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White
3%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Glades Academy Inc and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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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