Poinciana Park Elementary School

  • Poinciana Park Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Poinciana Park Elementary School's student population of 377 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students377 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Poinciana Park Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Poinciana Park Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Poinciana Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poinciana Park Elementary School is 0.23, which is less 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#3105 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Poinciana Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Poinciana Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
11%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Poinciana Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
87%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Poinciana Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Poinciana Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Poinciana Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.230.46
This chart display the diversity score of Poinciana Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Poinciana Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Poinciana Park 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 NameDade School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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