Palm Beach School For Autism

Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Palm Beach School For Autism serves 325 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Palm Beach School For Autism 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Palm Beach School For Autism ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Palm Beach School For Autism's student population of 325 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 86% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Rankings

Palm Beach School For Autism is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Palm Beach School For Autism is 0.64, 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
#3044 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
33%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
51%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
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 and middle school to Palm Beach School For Autism is South Area Secondary Intensive Transition Program (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barton Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Worth Barton Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 911 students
    0.5 miles
    1700 Barton Rd
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 540-9100
    0.5 PK-5 911
  • Lake Worth Lantana Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    0.5 miles
    710 W Ocean Ave
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 202-0300
    0.5 PK-5 486
  • Lake Worth South Area Secondary Intensive Transition Program Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 58 students
    0.5 miles
    1509 Barton Rd
    Lake Worth, FL 33460
    (561) 202-0600
    0.5 6-12 58
  • Lake Worth Lantana Middle Adult Education Center

    0.8 miles
    1225 W Drew St
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 533-6382
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Lake Worth Lantana Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 887 students
    0.8 miles
    1225 W Drew St
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 540-3400
    0.8 6-8 887

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