Palm Acres Charter High School

  • Palm Acres Charter High School serves 322 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Palm Acres Charter High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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Palm Acres Charter High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Palm Acres Charter High School's student population of 322 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students322 students
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Palm Acres Charter High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Palm Acres Charter High School 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 diversity score of Palm Acres Charter High School is 0.65, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2716 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Acres Charter High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Acres Charter High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Hispanic
46%
32%
Black
26%
22%
White
27%
39%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palm Acres Charter High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.70
Graduation Rate10-14%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Palm Acres Charter High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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