1301 W Palm Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32254
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Palm Avenue Excep. Student Center serves 150 students in grades 6-12.
Palm Avenue Excep. Student Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Palm Avenue Excep. Student Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Palm Avenue Excep. Student Center's student population of 150 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School (Fourth, Nine-Week Period Ends)
May 27, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Palm Avenue Excep. Student Center is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Palm Avenue Excep. Student Center is 0.56, 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
#2617 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
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Black
58%
22%
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White
32%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
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: Special education school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 150 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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