Palmetto Elementary School

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12401 Sw 74th Ave

Miami, FL 33156

(305) 238-4306

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

25 Parent Reviews for Palmetto Elementary School

Great school! The PTA/parental involvement is phenomenal. My children are both happy here which is most important.

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

Rarely are there elementary schools that the amount of arts and music that Palmetto Elementary offers its students. From chorus, drama, band, orchestra, glee club, cheerleading, jazz band and other groups, this school has been blessed with years of strong support from its parents and the teachers. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

Our first grade teacher was great! we are looking forward to the gifted program for second grade. I was able to meet with a few teacher from second to fifth grade and the are great teachers. As for the principal, He need to be more involve.

Posted by a parent on 06/07/13

The academic program is good. Lots of parental involvement which leads to better students. I am very pleased with this school.

Posted by a parent on 12/18/12

I just withdrew my son from this school. along with 2 more kids in his class. Palmetto is great if you get the "right" teacher. We unfortunately did not. we left to another school after being in Palmetto for 2 yrs it was sad to leave but we had to. it was getting to stressful. The teachers we had for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/12

My daughter attends the ESE Program at Palmetto Elementary as she suffers from hyperactivity. As such, I expected the teachers and staff to care for the well being and safety of the students in the program. However, my daughter has been bullied by classmates (both verbally and physically). I have complained ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/21/12

The dedicated teachers are great, the kids are taught to love to learn and parents are involved, what more do you want?

Posted by a parent on 10/01/10

Palmetto Elementary has a terrific group of teachers who work together to ensure that our kids consistently perform above standards. I am amazed at their passion and how many of them are always trying to improve the learning experience for our children.

Posted by a parent on 09/28/10

Parents are very involved in their kids lives as well as the activities in the school. This makes all the difference in the world

Posted by a parent on 09/28/10

I love Palmetto because of the dedication that the teachers have for student learning.

Posted by a parent on 09/21/10

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Test scores for Palmetto Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Palmetto Elementary School
Miami-dade 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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Miami schools — Palmetto Elementary School is located at 12401 Sw 74th Ave, Miami FL 33156. 12401 Sw 74th Ave is in the 33156 ZIP code in Miami, FL The school district for Palmetto Elementary School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. Palmetto Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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