Palm Beach Lakes High School



Palm Beach Lakes High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palm Beach Lakes High School Students by Grade
PK 12
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 596
10 449
11 412
12 412

Palm Beach Lakes High School is a public high school of the Palm Beach School District located in West Palm Beach, FL. It has 1,881 students in grades 9th through 12th. Palm Beach Lakes High School is the 168th largest public high school in Florida and the 1,800th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,881
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 102

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Palm Beach Lakes High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,016
(54%)
28,374
(49%)
 Male 865
(46%)
29,636
(51%)

Palm Beach Lakes High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,434
(76%)
17,565
(30%)
 Hispanic 314
(17%)
15,353
(26%)
 White 73
(4%)
21,594
(37%)
 Two or More 30
(2%)
1,454
(3%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
1,601
(3%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
371
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
72
(0%)

Palm Beach Lakes High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,322
(70%)
24,593
(42%)
 Not Eligible 451
(24%)
30,501
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 108
(6%)
2,916
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Palm Beach Lakes High School is ranked 53rd out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palm Beach Lakes High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.0%) 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.

Palm Beach Lakes High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2248
2006 2186
2007 2119
2008 1942
2009 1924
2010 1922
2011 1687
2012 1881

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 16.2
2007 14.5
2008 12.7
2009 15.4
2010 17.2
2011 15.9
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48754448398577
2006 0.51189387008234
2007 0.48796602170835
2008 0.53759011328527
2009 0.56704781704782
2010 0.70447450572321
2011 0.72969768820391
2012 0.76023391812865

Compare Palm Beach Lakes High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 76.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,881 18.4:1  
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