Starlight Cove Elementary School

  • Starlight Cove Elementary School serves 850 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Starlight Cove Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Starlight Cove Elementary School's student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students850 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Starlight Cove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Starlight Cove Elementary School is 0.53, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2444 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Starlight Cove 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)
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Starlight Cove 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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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
64%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Starlight Cove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
24%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Starlight Cove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
11%
38%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Starlight Cove Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
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 Starlight Cove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 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, middle school and elementary school to Starlight Cove Elementary School is Royal Palm School (0.5 miles away)
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