Gardendale Elementary Magnet School (Closed 2012)

Gardendale Elementary Magnet School served 491 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 59%.
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School operated within the Brevard School District.

School Overview

School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 491 students
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
12%
30%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
20%
23%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
56%
41%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gardendale Elementary Magnet 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.
0.63 0.46
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
50%
52%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

School District Name Brevard School District
Number of Schools
Managed
128
22
Number of Students Managed 71,232 10,137
Brevard School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $667 MM $132 MM
Brevard School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $666 MM $140 MM
Brevard School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,207 $11,888
Brevard School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,198 $12,571
Brevard School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Merritt Island High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ronald Mcnair Magnet Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewis Carroll Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • Merritt IslandMerritt Island High School
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    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)454-1000
    0.59-121499
  • Merritt IslandLewis Carroll Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 633 students1 Skyline Blvd
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)452-1234
    1.2PK-6633
  • Merritt IslandMila Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-7 | 479 students288 West Merritt Ave
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)454-1070
    1.3PK-7479
  • Merritt Island Edgewood Jr/sr High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 940 students180 East Merritt Ave
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)454-1030
    1.47-12940
  • Merritt IslandAudubon Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 670 students1201 North Banana River Dr
    Merritt IslandFL 32952
    (321)452-2085
    2.4PK-6670
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