Plumosa School Of The Arts

2501 Seacrest Blvd
Delray Beach, FL 33444
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Plumosa School Of The Arts serves 594 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Plumosa School Of The Arts 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Plumosa School Of The Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Plumosa School Of The Arts's student population of 594 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Plumosa School Of The Arts 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 Plumosa School Of The Arts is 0.58, 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
#1874 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
20%
33%
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Black
60%
22%
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White
16%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Plumosa School Of The Arts is Gulfstream L.i.f.e. Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Technical Preparatory Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is S. D. Spady Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boynton Beach Gulfstream L.i.f.e. Academy Special Education School
    Charter School
    Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
    1.2 miles
    3800 S Congress Ave
    Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (561) 259-1000
    1.2 9-12 73
  • Delray Beach S. D. Spady Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    1.2 miles
    901 Nw 3rd St
    Delray Beach, FL 33444
    (561) 454-7800
    1.2 PK-5 605
  • Boynton Beach South Technical Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 530 students
    1.2 miles
    1300 Sw 30th Ave
    Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (561) 369-7000
    1.2 6-8 530
  • Boynton Beach South Technical Academy Charter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,144 student
    1.3 miles
    1300 Sw 30th Ave
    Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (561) 369-7004
    1.3 9-12 1,144
  • Boynton Beach South Technical Adult Education Vocational School

    1.3 miles
    1300 Sw 30th Ave
    Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (561) 369-7000
    1.3 n/a n/a

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