Pahokee Elementary School

560 E Main Pl
Pahokee, FL 33476
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pahokee Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pahokee Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pahokee Elementary School's student population of 449 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Pahokee Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Pahokee Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#3148 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
32%
33%
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Black
66%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
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 Pahokee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Pahokee Elementary School is Pahokee Middle-senior High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pahokee Pahokee Middle-senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 849 students
    0.2 miles
    900 Larrimore Rd
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-6400
    0.2 6-12 849
  • Pahokee Glades Academy Inc Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 262 students
    0.4 miles
    7368 State Road 15 Bldg 15
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-9402
    0.4 K-8 262
  • Pahokee Everglades Preparatory Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 102 students
    0.5 miles
    360 E Main St
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-3002
    0.5 9-12 102
  • Canal Point K. E. Cunningham/canal Point Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
    3.0 miles
    37000 Main St
    Canal Point, FL 33438
    (561) 924-9800
    3 PK-5 341
  • Belle Glade Glades Construction Academy At West Technical Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    6.5 miles
    2625 State Road 715
    Belle Glade, FL 33430
    (561) 829-4675
    6.5 9-12 n/a

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