South Tech Preparatory Academy School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1325 Gateway Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
Phone
(561) 369-7000
District
PALM BEACH
County
PALM BEACH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
544
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

3

(10 is best)

Better than 24.9% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

South Tech Preparatory Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 54
Proficiency in Reading 45 54
Proficiency in Math 36 54

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 53
Proficiency in Reading 43 52
Proficiency in Math 25 53

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 50
Proficiency in Reading 50 56
Proficiency in Math 57.0 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.53
AVG FOR STATE 17.31
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 176 32.4%
Grade 7 182 33.5%
Grade 8 186 34.2%
Total 544 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.4% 31.3% 39.1%
Black 44.7% 28.8% 22.7%
Hispanic 46.9% 35.7% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 3.2% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.7% 58.5% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 83.6% 54.1% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 4.4% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,446,277 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 652.7 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.4% 17.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.0% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.2% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 23.3% 19.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 548,216 7,685,603
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.2% 88.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.7% 29.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.0% 10.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.6% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 9.9% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,299 $1,213,949,579 59.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $307 $59,165,347 2.9%
Staff $593 $114,283,553 5.6%
General Administration $94 $18,115,774 0.9%
School Administration $547 $105,418,387 5.1%
Operation $1,040 $200,429,840 9.7%
Transportation $281 $54,154,601 2.6%
Other $157 $30,257,197 1.5%
Total Support $3,019 $581,824,699 28.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,356 $261,329,676 12.7%
Total Expenditures $10,675 $2,057,296,675 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%