West Bay Elementary School

14813 School Dr
Panama City Beach, FL 32413
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
West Bay Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
West Bay Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher 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 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

West Bay Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

West Bay Elementary School's student population of 304 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

West Bay Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 West Bay Elementary School is 0.30, 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
#1023 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
10%
33%
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Black
1%
22%
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White
83%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Bay Elementary School is J.r. Arnold High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Surfside Middle School (5.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Panama City Beach Surfside Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 809 students
    5.6 miles
    300 Nautilus St
    Panama City Beach, FL 32413
    (850) 767-5180
    5.6 6-8 809
  • Panama City Beach J.r. Arnold High School Math: 64% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,755 student
    6.3 miles
    550 N Alf Coleman Rd
    Panama City Beach, FL 32407
    (850) 767-3700
    6.3 9-12 1,755
  • Panama City Beach Hutchison Beach Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
    6.4 miles
    12900 Middle Beach Rd
    Panama City Beach, FL 32407
    (850) 767-5195
    6.4 PK-5 589
  • Panama City Beach Breakfast Point Academy Math: 66% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,096 student
    7.6 miles
    601 N Richard Jackson Blvd
    Panama City Beach, FL 32407
    (850) 767-1190
    7.6 PK-8 1,096
  • Panama City Patronis Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 728 students
    10.1 miles
    7400 Patronis Dr
    Panama City, FL 32408
    (850) 767-5075
    10.1 PK-5 728

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