Palm Glades Preparatory Academy

Palm Glades Preparatory Academy serves 354 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Palm Glades Preparatory Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Palm Glades Preparatory Academy's student population of 354 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Palm Glades Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Palm Glades Preparatory Academy is 0.48, 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
#3176 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
68%
33%
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Black
25%
22%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Palm Glades Preparatory Academy is Palm Glades Preparatory Academy High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Somerset Academy (silver Palms) (0.5 miles away)
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