Sago Palm Academy (Closed 2009)

Sago Palm Academy served 207 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 75% 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 6-12
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sago Palm Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
58%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sago Palm Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
25%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sago Palm Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.580.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sago Palm Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sago Palm Academy is Pahokee Middle-senior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Glades Academy Inc (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pahokee Glades Academy Inc Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 262 students
    1.3 miles
    7368 State Road 15 Bldg 15
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-9402
    1.3 K-8 262
  • Canal Point K. E. Cunningham/canal Point Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
    1.5 miles
    37000 Main St
    Canal Point, FL 33438
    (561) 924-9800
    1.5 PK-5 341
  • Pahokee Pahokee Middle-senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 849 students
    1.5 miles
    900 Larrimore Rd
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-6400
    1.5 6-12 849
  • Pahokee Pahokee Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
    1.7 miles
    560 E Main Pl
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-9700
    1.7 PK-5 449
  • Pahokee Everglades Preparatory Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 102 students
    2.2 miles
    360 E Main St
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-3002
    2.2 9-12 102
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