Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School

101 Pirate Ln
Melbourne, FL 32901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,288 students in grades 8-12, Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 1,288 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 76% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School's student population of 1,288 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
1,288 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (FL)
#3226 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Bay Magnet Senior 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 2021-22 school year data.
35%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Bay Magnet Senior 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 2021-22 school year data.
45%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
36%
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Black
32%
21%
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White
37%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.71
This chart displays the diversity score of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
76%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School's ranking?
Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School is ranked #3226 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School often compared to?
Palm Bay Magnet Senior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Melbourne Senior High School, Heritage High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School?
The graduation rate of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School is 76%, which is lower than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School?
1,288 students attend Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School students are White, 32% of students are Black, 22% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School?
Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School offer ?
Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12
What school district is Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School part of?
Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School is part of Brevard School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 1,288 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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