Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School

  • Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School serves 158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School's student population of 158 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students158 students
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#2273 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Beach Maritime Academy 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)40-44%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Beach Maritime Academy 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 Ratio8:116:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
42%
32%
Black
20%
22%
White
35%
39%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.670.46
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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