Palma Sola Elementary School

6806 5th Ave Nw
Bradenton, FL 34209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 440 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Palma Sola Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 440 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 20% in FL
  • : 73% (Top 20%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Palma Sola Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Palma Sola Elementary School's student population of 440 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Palma Sola Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Palma Sola Elementary School is 0.51, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#592 out of 3704 schools
(Top 20%)
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73%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palma Sola 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 2021-22 school year data.
68%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palma Sola 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Palma Sola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Palma Sola Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
5%
21%
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White
68%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.51
This chart displays the diversity score of Palma Sola Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palma Sola Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Palma Sola Elementary School's ranking?
Palma Sola Elementary School is ranked #592 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Palma Sola Elementary School often compared to?
Palma Sola Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ida M. Stewart Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
73% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Palma Sola Elementary School?
440 students attend Palma Sola Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Palma Sola Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Palma Sola Elementary School?
Palma Sola Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Palma Sola Elementary School offer ?
Palma Sola Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Palma Sola Elementary School part of?
Palma Sola Elementary School is part of Manatee School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 440 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 73% (Top 20%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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