Plantation High School

Plantation High School serves 2,186 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Plantation High School operates within the Broward School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 2186 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,186 students
Plantation High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Plantation High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Plantation High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Plantation High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 22:1 16:1
Plantation High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Plantation High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
15%
30%
Plantation High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
64%
23%
Plantation High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
15%
41%
Plantation High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Plantation High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Plantation High 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.
0.55 0.46
Plantation High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
56%
52%
Plantation High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Plantation High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 262,365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 98% 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)
Graduation Rate 74% 71%
Broward School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
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 Ben Gamla Charter High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Plantation Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mirror Lake Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort LauderdaleMirror Lake Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 490 students1200 Nw 72nd Ave
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33313
    (754)322-7100
    0.4PK-5490
  • Fort LauderdaleRenaissance Charter School Of Plantation
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 882 students6701 West Sunrise Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33313
    (954)556-9700
    0.4KG-8882
  • Fort LauderdaleVillage Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 799 students2100 Nw 70th Ave
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33313
    (754)322-8750
    0.5PK-5799
  • Fort LauderdalePlantation Middle School
    Magnet School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 960 students6600 West Sunrise Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33313
    (754)322-4100
    0.66-8960
  • Fort LauderdaleBen Gamla Charter High School
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 124 students6511 West Sunrise Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33313
    (954)587-8348
    0.79-12124

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