Palmetto High School



Palmetto High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmetto High School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 504
10 458
11 443
12 370

Palmetto High School is a public high school of the Manatee School District located in Palmetto, FL. It has 1,785 students in grades 9th through 12th. Palmetto High School is the 201st largest public high school in Florida and the 2,148th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,785
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 96

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Palmetto High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 954
(53%)
7,096
(50%)
 Female 831
(47%)
7,153
(50%)

Palmetto High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 865
(48%)
8,080
(57%)
 Hispanic 563
(32%)
3,502
(25%)
 Black 312
(17%)
2,111
(15%)
 Two or More 27
(2%)
305
(2%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
214
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
33
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Palmetto High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 840
(47%)
5,758
(40%)
 Not Eligible 796
(45%)
7,496
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 149
(8%)
995
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Palmetto High School is ranked 139th out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmetto High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) is slightly 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.

Palmetto High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1841
2006 1892
2007 1797
2008 1718
2009 1616
2010 1680
2011 1746
2012 1785

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 19.5
2007 19.5
2008 19.6
2009 18.8
2010 18.6
2011 19.2
2012 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38565996740902
2006 0.39429175475687
2007 0.43183082915971
2008 0.4592549476135
2009 0.53217821782178
2010 0.55357142857143
2011 0.56643757159221
2012 0.55406162464986

Compare Palmetto High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 55.4%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,785 18.6:1  
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