Palmetto Elementary School

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315 Palmetto St

Kissimmee, FL 34759

(863) 534-0521

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 754

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Palmetto Elementary School

The new principal is very unprofessional. Rude to kids like he does not care about them o maybe he thinks kids are not going to say it to their parents. We miss already the former principal. Mr. Alvarez, he was very respectful to kids and parents as well. It looks like Mr. Santiago has not enough experience ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/14

Love it it is easy for me and im in 4th grade. I love palmetto elematry so much that the test are very easy and the homework I love my teacher and my new friends kids should go its a good school were can have a opportunity to get more friends and learn more .And have a education to talk to the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/08/14

This school offers just the basic education--and that they don't do very well. The guidance counselor is inept and the teachers fail as far as I am concerned. Sadly, my children are getting a sub standard education with no extracurricular activities or recess.

Posted by a parent on 08/16/14

A Parent palmetto is a good school. My son is been attending there for 3 years now and he loves his teachers. They are well organized. They on point with almost everything they do. I thank them for being there for my son.

Posted by a parent on 04/18/14

Palmetto has an excellent Dual Language Program. This program is challenging and well organized. The teachers maintain ongoing communication with the parents and the principal is courteous and professional. I am very pleased with the school.

Posted by a parent on 08/19/12

Palmetto is only a few years old, and for being a new school it's teachers are top notch. Mr. Alvaraz Principal of the school brings great deal of knowledge, and structure to the school. The school is growing and becoming stronger each year. I am proud that my daughter has the chance to make a difference ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/11

Palmetto is a nice school and organize, my daughter loves the sports activities on friday and the chorus, she loves the music. As well the school is safe and the principal is a strong leader...Keep up the A work!

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

excellent school great staff!

Posted by a parent on 10/12/09

My daughter went there for fifth grade last year. I think it is a wonderful school. Wish it would have opened before!

Posted by a parent on 03/11/09

This school is great, my daughter learned a great deal this year

Posted by a parent on 06/26/08

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Test scores for Palmetto Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Palmetto Elementary School
Polk County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 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, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. 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.

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Kissimmee schools — Palmetto Elementary School is located at 315 Palmetto St, Kissimmee FL 34759. 315 Palmetto St is in the 34759 ZIP code in Kissimmee, FL The school district for Palmetto Elementary School is the Polk County Public Schools. Palmetto Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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