Palm Beach Regional Detention Center serves 27 students in grades 4-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 68%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 4-12
  • Enrollment: 27 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Palm Beach Regional Detention Center's student population of 27 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 62% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-12
Total Students
27 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Palm Beach Regional Detention Center is 0.50, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
<50%
68%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
26%
35%
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Black
66%
22%
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White
4%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 68% FL state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% FL state average).

What is the graduation rate of Palm Beach Regional Detention Center?

The graduation rate of Palm Beach Regional Detention Center is 50%, which is lower than the Florida state average of 87%.

How many students attend Palm Beach Regional Detention Center?

27 students attend Palm Beach Regional Detention Center.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

66% of Palm Beach Regional Detention Center students are Black, 26% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, and 4% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Palm Beach Regional Detention Center?

Palm Beach Regional Detention Center has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.

What grades does Palm Beach Regional Detention Center offer ?

Palm Beach Regional Detention Center offers enrollment in grades 4-12

What school district is Palm Beach Regional Detention Center part of?

Palm Beach Regional Detention Center is part of Palm Beach School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 4-12
  • Enrollment: 27 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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