Ben Gamla Charter School

2620 Hollywood Blvd

Hollywood, FL 33020-4807

Tel: (954)342-4064
Grades KG-8
580 students
Ben Gamla Charter School serves 580 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Ben Gamla Charter School operates within the Broward School District.

School Overview

The student population of 580 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 580 students
Ben Gamla Charter School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Ben Gamla Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Ben Gamla Charter School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Ben Gamla Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Ben Gamla Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
28%
30%
Ben Gamla Charter School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
5%
23%
Ben Gamla Charter School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
65%
41%
Ben Gamla Charter School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Ben Gamla Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ben Gamla Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.46
Ben Gamla Charter School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
52%
Ben Gamla Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Ben Gamla Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 262,365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,947 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,977 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
367
22
Number of Students Managed 262,365 10,137
Broward School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,548 MM $132 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $2,812 MM $140 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,947 $11,888
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,977 $12,571
Broward School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Hallandale High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paragon Academy Of Technology (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ben Gamla Charter School North Campus (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HollywoodBen Gamla Charter School North Campus
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 76 students2620 Hollywood Blvd
    HollywoodFL 33020
    (954)342-4064
    0KG-876
  • HollywoodBeachside Montessori Village
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 770 students2230 Lincoln St
    HollywoodFL 33020
    (754)323-8050
    0.7PK-8770
  • HollywoodColbert Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 591 students2701 Plunkett St
    HollywoodFL 33020
    (754)323-5100
    0.7PK-5591
  • HollywoodParagon Academy Of Technology
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 133 students502 North 28th Ave
    HollywoodFL 33020
    (954)925-0155
    0.76-8133
  • HollywoodSunshine Elementary Charter School
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 267 students502 North 28th Ave
    HollywoodFL 33020
    (954)925-0155
    0.7KG-5267

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