2222 Spruce Ave
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pleasant City Elementary School serves 341 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pleasant City 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 45-49% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Pleasant City Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Pleasant City Elementary School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
Last Day of School for Students
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of School for Students
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
School Holiday *Spring Break*
March 20, 2023 (Monday)

School Rankings

Pleasant City 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 Pleasant City Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#2781 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
85%
22%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 341 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Btm 50%)

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