Gardendale Elementary Magnet School

Gardendale Elementary Magnet School serves 491 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School operates within the Brevard School District.

Overview

The student population of 491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 491 students
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
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

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
12%
28%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
20%
23%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
56%
42%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
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 0.45
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%
51%
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%
7%
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 78,207 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,244 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,909 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District Name Brevard School District
Number of Schools
Managed
129
22
Number of Students Managed 78,207 9,797
Brevard School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $676 MM $138 MM
Brevard School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $797 MM $159 MM
Brevard School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,244 $13,793
Brevard School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,909 $15,882
Brevard School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Merritt IslandMerritt Island High School
    100 Mustang Way
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)454-1000
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1501 students                      
  • Merritt IslandLewis Carroll Elementary School
    1 Skyline Blvd
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)452-1234
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 657 students                      
  • Merritt IslandMila Elementary School
    288 West Merritt Ave
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)454-1070
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-7 | 520 students                      
  • Merritt Island Edgewood Jr/sr High School
    180 East Merritt Ave
    Merritt IslandFL 32953
    (321)454-1030
    1.4 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 930 students                      
  • Merritt IslandAudubon Elementary School
    1201 North Banana River Dr
    Merritt IslandFL 32952
    (321)452-2085
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 473 students                      

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