Palmetto High School

1200 17th St West, Palmetto, FL 34221 | (941) 723-4848
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,664
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1200 17th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,664
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 86.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 805 (48.4%)
  • Females: 811 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 149 (9.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 711 (42.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 860 (51.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Palmetto High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black38723.3%
Asian171.0%
Hispanic42425.5%
White78847.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Palmetto High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten90.5%
9th Grade47428.5%
10th Grade40624.4%
11th Grade37622.6%
12th Grade39924.0%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
80.0%
District:
74.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.6%
District:
4.3%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
53.0%
District:
56.7%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
2.4%
District:
1.5%
State:
1.0%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Palmetto High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 28, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • scary thought that this is the only choice this side of the river. has been a "D" school for years and nothing has been done about it. Manatee County at its best here folks. Stuffing the money in their pockets as usual..

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