Palm City Elementary School

  • Palm City Elementary School serves 668 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Palm City Elementary School operates within the Martin School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students668 students
Palm City Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Palm City Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Palm City Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePalm City Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Palm City Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
Palm City Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
12%
31%
Palm City Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
1%
23%
Palm City Elementary School Black Students (1993-2015)
White
80%
40%
Palm City Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Palm City Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPalm City Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.350.70
Palm City Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
53%
Palm City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Palm City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Martin School District's student population of 19,101 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,266 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,919 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameMartin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
22
Number of Students Managed19,10110,184
Martin School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$192 MM$132 MM
Martin School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$204 MM$140 MM
Martin School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,266$11,888
Martin School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,919$12,571
Martin School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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