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Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Maritime, environmental
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) High expectations, maritime
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

9
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 40%
White 29%
Black 26%
Two or more races 3%
Asian 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 17%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 80%
Female 50%
Male 50%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
2
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
5
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Cheerleading
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) ROV, Plywood Regatta Competiti
Girls sports (misc.) ROV/Plywood Regatta Competitio
Clubs (misc.) National Art Honor Society
  After School Tutoring
Clubs Art club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 3:15 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Volunteer Cafeteria
Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools The entire county
Students typically continue on to these schools PBC Magnet and regular programs throughout the county

Awards

Community service award Community Service
Year received 2012
Community service award ROV 1st PLace
Year received 2012
Academic award High Performing School
Year received 2012
Academic award Green School of Promise
Year received 2013
Academic award Principal of the Year National Art Educators
Year received 2013

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Russian
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Creole

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Www.palmbeachmaritimeacademy.org
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 1000
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 900
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity FL Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group FL Dept. of Education, 2013-2014