Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School

101 Pirate Ln
Melbourne, FL 32901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School serves 1,586 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Palm Bay Magnet Senior 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School's student population of 1,586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

Palm Bay Magnet Senior High 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 Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School is 0.70, which is equal to 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
#2975 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
29%
22%
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White
43%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.70
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Graduation Rate
82%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrevard 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 Palm Bay Magnet Senior High School is Riverdale Country Day School (1.0 miles away)
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