South Broward High School

South Broward High School serves 2,116 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
South Broward High School operates within the Broward School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 2116 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,116 students
South Broward High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
South Broward High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade South Broward High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 22:1 15:1
South Broward High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
South Broward High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
36%
28%
South Broward High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
30%
23%
South Broward High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
29%
42%
South Broward High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
South Broward High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups South Broward 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.
0.70 0.45
South Broward High 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.
53%
51%
South Broward High 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.
10%
7%
South Broward High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 264,140 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,804 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,826 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
367
22
Number of Students Managed 264,140 9,797
Broward School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
Broward School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,513 MM $138 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,032 MM $159 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,804 $13,793
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,826 $15,882
Broward 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 Hallandale High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Olsen Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Florida Intercultural Academy (0.8 miles away)
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