Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School serves 166 students in grades 9-12.
Palm Beach Maritime Academy 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) 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 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Palm Beach Maritime Academy High School's student population of 166 students has grown by 58% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 47% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students166 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Palm Beach Maritime Academy 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 Beach Maritime Academy High School is 0.69, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2521 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
33%
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Black
25%
22%
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White
30%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.70
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Maritime Academy High School is Lake Worth High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Academy For Positive Learning (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Grade Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Worth South Grade Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 805 students
    0.3 miles
    716 S K St
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 202-9400
    0.3 PK-5 805
  • Lake Worth Academy For Positive Learning Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 131 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 N Dixie Hwy
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 585-6104
    0.7 K-8 131
  • Lake Worth Lake Worth High Adult Education Center

    0.7 miles
    1701 Lake Worth Rd
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 533-6363
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Lake Worth Lake Worth High School Magnet School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,634 students
    0.7 miles
    1701 Lake Worth Rd
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 533-6300
    0.7 9-12 2,634
  • West Palm Beach Seagull Academy Special Education School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 43 students
    0.8 miles
    6250 N Military Tr
    West Palm Beach, FL 33407
    (561) 540-8110
    0.8 6-12 43

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