Peace River Elementary School

  • Peace River Elementary School serves 736 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Peace River Elementary School operates within the Charlotte School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students736 students
Peace River Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Peace River Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Peace River Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePeace River Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Peace River Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Peace River Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
20%
31%
Peace River Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
13%
23%
Peace River Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
40%
Peace River Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Peace River Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPeace River Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.570.70
Peace River Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
53%
Peace River Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Peace River Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Charlotte School District's student population of 16,135 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,911 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,614 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCharlotte School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
22
Number of Students Managed16,13510,184
Charlotte School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$179 MM$132 MM
Charlotte School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$174 MM$140 MM
Charlotte School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,911$11,888
Charlotte School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,614$12,571
Charlotte School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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5  4/9/2015
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