West Area School Of Choice (Closed 2018)

West Area School Of Choice served 169 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 84% 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 Students169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of West Area School Of Choice by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West Area School Of Choice and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
12%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Area School Of Choice and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
71%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Area School Of Choice and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
16%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Area School Of Choice and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 West Area School Of Choice. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.460.70
This chart display the diversity score of West Area School Of Choice and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Area School Of Choice and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Area School Of Choice 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 to West Area School Of Choice is Everglades Preparatory Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pahokee Middle-senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pahokee Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pahokee Everglades Preparatory Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 102 students
    0.5 miles
    360 E Main St
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-3002
    0.5 9-12 102
  • Pahokee Pahokee Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
    0.9 miles
    560 E Main Pl
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-9700
    0.9 PK-5 449
  • Pahokee Pahokee Middle-senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 849 students
    1.1 miles
    900 Larrimore Rd
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561) 924-6400
    1.1 6-12 849
  • 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
    3.9 miles
    37000 Main St
    Canal Point, FL 33438
    (561) 924-9800
    3.9 PK-5 341
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