Pinewood Elementary School

  • Pinewood Elementary School serves 860 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Pinewood Elementary School's student population of 860 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students860 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pinewood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pinewood Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1583 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
32%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
42%
39%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pinewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pinewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMARTIN School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
4  
We moved here 4 yeas ago; at the end of my daughters first grade year. She will graduate from PWE this summer. There are not enough positive words I can say about how phenomenal the teachers are. Truly amazing. The main downfall of the school is the minority zoning. Majority of low income students speak English as a second language or come in as kindergarteners and don't speak English at all. Although I would put my children's education against any student in Martin county, I can't help but worry that the language is a distraction from all students learning.
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I'm very disappointed with this school, I used to have my daughter in a private school and big mistake when I change her to this school 2yrs ago, since then I notice a big change in the level of education and the system they use to teach the kids. I cannot wait to move from here to take her to another school. The system is awful, and now I think I have to pay for tutoring because she is behind compare with other schools. I'm so frustrated traying to help her at home every day. And talking to teachers does not help I think they don't care. I spoke to a couple of my friends they have their kids there and we think the same. So sad. :(
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