Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School

10060 Riverside Dr
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School serves 749 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School's student population of 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Beach Gardens Elementary School is 0.72, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#438 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
22%
22%
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White
44%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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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 to Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School is Palm Beach Gardens High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bright Futures Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palm Beach Gardens Bright Futures Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 271 students
    0.3 miles
    10350 Riverside Dr
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
    (561) 253-7504
    0.3 K-8 271
  • West Palm Beach Howell L. Watkins Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 954 students
    0.7 miles
    9480 Macarthur Blvd
    West Palm Beach, FL 33403
    (561) 776-3600
    0.7 6-8 954
  • Palm Beach Gardens Palm Beach Gardens High Adult Education Center

    0.7 miles
    4245 Holly Dr
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
    (561) 775-7268
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Palm Beach Gardens Palm Beach Gardens High School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,781 students
    0.7 miles
    4245 Holly Dr
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
    (561) 694-7300
    0.7 9-12 2,781
  • Palm Beach Gardens Allamanda Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    0.9 miles
    10300 Allamanda Dr
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
    (561) 803-7200
    0.9 PK-5 710

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