Palm Springs Elementary School

  • Palm Springs Elementary School serves 623 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Palm Springs Elementary School's student population of 623 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students623 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Palm Springs Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Palm Springs Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Palm Springs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Palm Springs Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1792 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Palm Springs Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 1992-93 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palm Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.060.46
This chart display the diversity score of Palm Springs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palm Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDADE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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