Peace River Elementary School

  • Peace River Elementary School serves 637 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • 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 declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students637 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Peace River Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peace River 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#1824 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peace River 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peace River 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Peace River Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
15%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Peace River Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
52%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Peace River Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Peace River Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.660.70
This chart display the diversity score of Peace River Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte 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 Peace River Elementary School is Charlotte Harbor School (0.1 miles away)
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