Hammock Pointe Elementary School

  • Hammock Pointe Elementary School serves 913 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 30%) 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 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

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 3,650 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 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 School Rank (16-17)#931 out of 3650 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
6%
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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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hammock Pointe Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
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

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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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