Roosevelt Elementary School

1220 L A Kirksey St
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Roosevelt Elementary School serves 375 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Roosevelt Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Roosevelt Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Roosevelt Elementary School's student population of 375 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Roosevelt 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 Roosevelt Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#2307 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
33%
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Black
88%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
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 Roosevelt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 and middle school to Roosevelt Elementary School is Riviera Beach Preparatory & Achievement Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is University Preparatory Academy Palm Beach (0.3 miles away)
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