Binks Forest 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
15101 Bent Creek Rd
Wellington, FL 33414
Phone
(561) 904-9800
District
PALM BEACH
County
PALM BEACH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
922
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.6% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Binks Forest Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
61%
77%
58%
92%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
95%
62%
92%
59%
97%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
92%
58%
92%
57%
92%
60%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
16
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.1%
Kindergarten 122 13.2%
Grade 1 133 14.4%
Grade 2 161 17.5%
Grade 3 148 16.1%
Grade 4 177 19.2%
Grade 5 180 19.5%
Total 922 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.6% 30.7% 38.7%
Black 6.8% 28.4% 22.5%
Hispanic 31.0% 36.8% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.2% 3.1% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.9% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.8% 58.4% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.7% 51.7% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 6.7% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,465,027 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 661.2 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.3% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.8% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 23.6% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 554,095 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.5% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.7% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.5% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.5% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.2% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.4% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 9.6% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,442 $1,246,285,000 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $320 $61,818,000 2.8%
Staff $611 $118,262,000 5.4%
General Administration $104 $20,176,000 0.9%
School Administration $549 $106,228,000 4.8%
Operation $1,112 $215,224,000 9.8%
Transportation $299 $57,932,000 2.6%
Other $155 $30,071,000 1.4%
Total Support $3,152 $609,711,000 27.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,790 $346,226,000 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,383 $2,202,222,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%