Washington Elementary Magnet School

1709 W 30th St
West Palm Beach, FL 33404
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Elementary Magnet School serves 351 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Washington Elementary Magnet 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Washington Elementary Magnet School's student population of 351 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Elementary Magnet 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 Washington Elementary Magnet School is 0.13, 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
#2369 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
33%
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Black
93%
22%
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White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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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 to Washington Elementary Magnet School is Inlet Grove Community High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is John F. Kennedy Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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