School Details

Pleasant City Elementary School

2222 Spruce Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 838-5800
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 291 students 14 students/teacher (FL avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

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57%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
  • This school in 2012
  • Palm Beach average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
64%
61%
44%
61%
60%
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83%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
85%
85%
81%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT)

In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.
  • This school in 2012
  • Palm Beach average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
57%
55%
52%
61%
60%
45%
60%
53%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
  • This school in 2012
  • Palm Beach average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Pleasant City Elementary School is a public elementary school in West Palm Beach. The principal of Pleasant City Elementary School is Dr. Moneek Scott-mctier, who can be contacted at pleasantcityes@palmbeachschools.org. 291 children attend Pleasant City Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 4% of the Pleasant City Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 96% of the 291 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Pleasant City Elementary School is 14:1. U. B. Kinsey/Palmview Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 89% 29%
Hispanic 7% 30%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 35%
Multiracial 1% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.7%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Asian 0% 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0.1%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 55%
Limited English proficiency 4% 11%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    I love this school...My daughter has really blossomed into a bright young women at this school. The staff at this school visibly show concern for the childrens health and well being. The principal has really done a great job with the atmosphere and my daughter just adores it.

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Overall score

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