PROFICIENCY 50% 1% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%West Palm Beach

Palm Beach County Jail is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "PALM BEACH" in West Palm Beach, FL. There are a total of 46 students and 6 teachers at Palm Beach County Jail, for a student to teacher ratio of 8 to 1. There are a total of 0 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Palm Beach County Jail has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.0%, which is 1% higher than the Florida average.


Student/Teacher ratio8:1
Free lunch0
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Palm Beach County Jail, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All< 50%
8< 50%
High School< 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

All< 50%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Palm Beach County Jail race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 4.7% 34.1% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 79.1% 28.8% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 2.9% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 16.3% 30.6% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.7% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 2.8% 3.2% 3.1%

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Palm Springs Middle School47%1.3Palm Springs, FL
Pace Center For Girls20%1.6West Palm Beach, FL
G-star School Of The Arts56%1.7Palm Springs, FL
Renaissance Learning Academy35%1.9West Palm Beach, FL
Palmetto Elementary School41%1.9West Palm Beach, FL
Forest Hill Community High School33%1.9West Palm Beach, FL
Conniston Middle School43%2.0West Palm Beach, FL
Clifford O Taylor/kirklane Elementary36%2.1Palm Springs, FL
West Gate Elementary School37%2.1Westgate, FL

West Palm Beach demographics profile

StatisticWest Palm BeachFloridaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,85435191
Median age39.441.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%54%55%
Speak English69%72%79%
Speak Spanish21%20%13%

Education level achieved in West Palm Beach

IndexWest Palm BeachFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade83.2%83.4%83.8%
Completed high school82.0%82.2%82.4%
Completed some college59.4%56.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree39.3%35.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors31.2%26.8%29.3%
Completed masters11.7%9.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.5%3.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Palm Beach County Jail data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.