Palm Terrace Elementary School

  • Palm Terrace Elementary School serves 705 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Palm Terrace Elementary School 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 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Palm Terrace Elementary School's student population of 705 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students705 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Palm Terrace Elementary School 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 Terrace Elementary School is 0.52, 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#3303 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
33%
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Black
67%
22%
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White
16%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVolusia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Palm Terrace Elementary School is Halifax Behavioral Services (1.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Daytona Beach Halifax Behavioral Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 24 students
    1.0 miles
    841 Jimmy Ann Dr
    Daytona Beach, FL 32117
    (386) 425-3963
    1.0 PK-12 24
  • Port Orange Hospital Homebound Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 70 students
    1.0 miles
    1250 Reed Canal Rd
    Port Orange, FL 32129
    (386) 255-6475
    1.0 PK-12 70
  • Daytona Beach Amikids Volusia Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 27 students
    1.2 miles
    1420 Mason Ave Ste A
    Daytona Beach, FL 32117
    (386) 274-5786
    1.2 6-12 27
  • Daytona Beach Champion Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
    1.2 miles
    921 Tournament Dr
    Daytona Beach, FL 32124
    (386) 274-6500
    1.2 PK-5 607
  • Daytona Beach Easter Seals Child Development Center Daytona Beach Special Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK | 75 students
    1.3 miles
    1219 Dunn Ave
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114
    (386) 255-4568
    1.3 PK 75

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