Sabal Palm School (Closed 2009)

Sabal Palm School served 189 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 was higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 77% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students189 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sabal Palm School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sabal Palm School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sabal Palm School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sabal Palm School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
69%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sabal Palm School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
23%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sabal Palm School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sabal Palm School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.470.70
This chart display the diversity score of Sabal Palm School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sabal Palm School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (00-01)
1%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sabal Palm School is Polk Pre-collegiate Academy (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Berkley Accelerated Middle School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Polk City Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Polk City Polk City Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
    2.4 miles
    125 Bougainvillea Ave S
    Polk City, FL 33868
    (863) 965-6338
    2.4 PK-5 502
  • Auburndale Berkley Accelerated Middle School Charter School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
    4.4 miles
    5316 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863) 984-2400
    4.4 6-8 475
  • Auburndale Polk Pre-collegiate Academy Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-10 | 122 students
    4.4 miles
    5316 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863) 984-2443
    4.4 9-10 122
  • Auburndale Berkley Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
    4.5 miles
    5240 Berkley Rd
    Auburndale, FL 33823
    (863) 968-5024
    4.5 PK-5 696
  • Lake Alfred Discovery High School Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 479 students
    7.1 miles
    640 Evenhouse Rd
    Lake Alfred, FL 33850
    (863) 295-5955
    7.1 9-12 479
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