Morikami Park Elementary School

Overview

Student Enrollment
790
Best Elementary School in Florida
#9
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District PALM BEACH
Type Public
 Phone (561)894-7300
 Location 6201 MORIKAMI PARK RD
DELRAY BEACH, FL 33484
Charter School No

Morikami Park Elementary School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 9th in the best public elementary schools in Florida.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Morikami Park Elementary School student body is mainly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White57.7%456
Black11.6%92
Hispanic20.3%160
Asian Pacific6.7%53
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.7%29

Family Income

vs. other Florida elementary schools
Upper 8.4%

17.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida elementary school median of 61.5%. By this measure, MORIKAMI PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 180th in Florida for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten133
1st Grade137
2nd Grade136
3rd Grade138
4th Grade129
5th Grade117
Total790

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
90%
Rank in Florida
9th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Morikami Park Elementary School scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 54% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.4% of Florida elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Boys90% to 94%*85% to 89%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Black80% to 89%*70% to 79%*
Hispanic95% or more*80% to 84%*
Multiracial--
White90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
With Disabilites60% to 69%*60% to 69%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%4
Boys1%4
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.7%6
Boys1%4
Girls0.5%2

Location

Morikami Park Elementary School
6201 MORIKAMI PARK RD
DELRAY BEACH, FL
33484
(561)894-7300

10 out of 10 1

District

PALM BEACH
WEST PALM BEACH, FL