Palm Beach Regional Detention Center

  • Palm Beach Regional Detention Center serves 46 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Palm Beach Regional Detention Center's student population of 46 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students46 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
68%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
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Black
78%
22%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.370.70
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Graduation Rate<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
8%
4%
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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, middle school and elementary school to Palm Beach Regional Detention Center is Alternative Program Central (0.0 miles away)
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