4070 Beaver Ln
Port Charlotte, FL 33952
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Peace River Elementary School serves 637 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Peace River 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Peace River Elementary School's student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
637 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of School
July 12, 2022 (Tuesday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
MLK DAY School closed
January 16, 2023 (Monday)
School Closed
February 20, 2023 (Monday)

School Rankings

Peace River Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Peace River Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2455 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
33%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
52%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Peace River Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 637 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 30%)

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