6201 Morikami Park Rd
Delray Beach, FL 33484
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Morikami Park Elementary School serves 804 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Morikami Park Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 96% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Morikami Park Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Morikami Park Elementary School's student population of 804 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
804 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School for Students
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of School for Students
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
School Holiday *Spring Break*
March 20, 2023 (Monday)

School Rankings

Morikami Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Morikami Park Elementary School is 0.61, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#6 out of 3628 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
58%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 804 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 98% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 96% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 50%)

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