Bethune Mary M Elementary School

Bethune Mary M Elementary School serves 696 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Bethune Mary M Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

School Overview

The student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 696 students
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bethune Mary M Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bethune Mary M Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
14%
30%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
76%
23%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
9%
41%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.40 0.69
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
91%
52%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Broward School District's student population of 262,666 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,947 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,977 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
367
22
Number of Students Managed 262,666 10,137
Broward School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,548 MM $132 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $2,812 MM $140 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,947 $11,888
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,977 $12,571
Broward School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 South Broward High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Attucks Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Collins Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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