Palm Elementary School

2319 E 34th St
Lorain, OH 44055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Palm Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Palm Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio 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 45-49% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Palm Elementary School's student population of 269 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Palm Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Palm Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#2559 out of 3233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
51%
6%
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Black
19%
17%
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White
24%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
40%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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