South Tech Academy



South Tech Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Tech Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 276
10 299
11 236
12 303

South Tech Academy is a public high school of the Palm Beach School District located in Boynton Beach, FL. It has 1,114 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Tech Academy is the 369th largest public high school in Florida and the 5,282nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,114
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 73
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,282nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 369th out of 1,137
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 368th out of 945
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 321st out of 947

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South Tech Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 619
(56%)
29,664
(48%)
 Male 495
(44%)
31,535
(52%)

South Tech Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 466
(42%)
18,103
(30%)
 Black 431
(39%)
18,451
(30%)
 White 165
(15%)
20,711
(34%)
 American Indian 20
(2%)
645
(1%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
1,523
(2%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
1,704
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)

South Tech Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 815
(73%)
31,269
(51%)
 Not Eligible 244
(22%)
27,790
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(5%)
2,140
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Tech Academy is ranked 218th out of 1,042 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Tech Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

South Tech Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1345
2006 1198
2007 1243
2008 1248
2009 1249
2010 1259
2011 1271
2012 1164
2013 1125
2014 1140
2015 1114

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 20.7
2007 14.3
2008 30.7
2009 15.6
2010 16.9
2011 16.5
2012 16.6
2013 13.9
2014 13.6
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4
2006 0.42570951585977
2007 0.43443282381335
2008 0.4599358974359
2009 0.50600480384307
2010 0.57982525814138
2011 0.63493312352478
2012 0.65463917525773
2013 0.76
2014 0.75438596491228
2015 0.78096947935368

Compare South Tech Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,661.3% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
This School 78.1%
 

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