Glades Central High School



Glades Central High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glades Central High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 306
10 272
11 219
12 230

Glades Central High School is a public high school of the Palm Beach School District located in Belle Glade, FL. It has 1,027 students in grades 9th through 12th. Glades Central High School is the 375th largest public high school in Florida and the 5,697th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,027
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 60

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Glades Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 531
(52%)
28,374
(49%)
 Male 496
(48%)
29,636
(51%)

Glades Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 710
(69%)
17,565
(30%)
 Hispanic 290
(28%)
15,353
(26%)
 White 12
(1%)
21,594
(37%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
1,454
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
371
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
1,601
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

Glades Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 853
(83%)
24,593
(42%)
 Not Eligible 136
(13%)
30,501
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(4%)
2,916
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Glades Central High School is ranked 190th out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glades Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Glades Central High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1253
2006 1247
2007 1205
2008 1105
2009 1103
2010 1110
2011 1056
2012 1027

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.8
2007 14.8
2008 12.5
2009 14.9
2010 18.3
2011 16.5
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88986432561852
2006 0.85485164394547
2007 0.86390041493776
2008 0.89592760180995
2009 0.85131459655485
2010 0.89279279279279
2011 0.90530303030303
2012 0.86757546251217

Compare Glades Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 86.8%
 

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