Starlight Cove Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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
6300 Seminole Dr
Lantana, FL 33462
Phone
(561) 804-3600
District
PALM BEACH
County
PALM BEACH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
878
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

3

(10 is best)

Better than 23.6% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Starlight Cove Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 60
Proficiency in Reading 31 58
Proficiency in Math 52 63

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 61
Proficiency in Reading 31 58
Proficiency in Math 57 64

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 58
Proficiency in Reading 36 56
Proficiency in Math 45 60

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.53
AVG FOR STATE 17.31
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 100 11.4%
Kindergarten 102 11.6%
Grade 1 107 12.2%
Grade 2 123 14.0%
Grade 3 161 18.3%
Grade 4 136 15.5%
Grade 5 149 17.0%
Total 878 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 10.9% 31.3% 39.1%
Black 23.3% 28.8% 22.7%
Hispanic 65.1% 35.7% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 3.2% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 1.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 89.4% 58.5% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 86.6% 54.1% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 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%