Hammock Pointe Elementary School

8400 Sw 8th St
Boca Raton, FL 33433
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Hammock Pointe Elementary School serves 913 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Hammock Pointe Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher 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 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hammock Pointe Elementary School's student population of 913 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students913 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Hammock Pointe Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Hammock Pointe Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#753 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
54%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Hammock Pointe Elementary School is Olympic Heights Community High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyons Creek Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Del Prado Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boca Raton Del Prado Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 932 students
    1.3 miles
    7900 Del Prado Cir N
    Boca Raton, FL 33433
    (561) 544-1800
    1.3 K-5 932
  • Deerfield Beach Quiet Waters Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,277 student
    1.8 miles
    4150 W Hillsboro Blvd
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
    (754) 322-8100
    1.8 PK-5 1,277
  • Boca Raton Coral Sunset Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 868 students
    2.1 miles
    22400 Hammock St
    Boca Raton, FL 33428
    (561) 477-2100
    2.1 PK-5 868
  • Pompano Beach Lyons Creek Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,984 student
    2.1 miles
    4333 Sol Press Blvd
    Pompano Beach, FL 33073
    (754) 322-3700
    2.1 6-8 1,984
  • Boca Raton Verde Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,059 student
    2.3 miles
    6590 Verde Trl
    Boca Raton, FL 33433
    (561) 218-6800
    2.3 PK-5 1,059

School Reviews

5  
hammock pointe elm was the best school i ever went to.I started going to school here in third grade and noticed a difference from this school and other schools hammock pointe has way nicer staff respectful but strict when needed which is good because i learned ALOT i recently i graduated 5th grade and i will never forget the good times here so if your a parent looking for a good school for your child pick HAMMOCK POINTE PS for 5th grade i recommend MR.BURRAGE and don't forget o talk to after school talk to Joanne Rispo,Jane walters, bonnie welch and vote for joanne rispo for next after school director !!!!!!
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