Embassy Creek Elementary School

10905 Se Lake Blvd,

Cooper City, FL, 33026-4754

Tel: (754)323-5550
Grades: PK-5

947 students

Embassy Creek Elementary School serves 947 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Embassy Creek Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 947 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 947 students
Embassy Creek Elementary School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Embassy Creek Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Embassy Creek Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 18:1 15:1
Embassy Creek Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
Embassy Creek Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
26%
28%
Embassy Creek Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
6%
23%
Embassy Creek Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
56%
43%
Embassy Creek Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Embassy Creek Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Embassy Creek Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.61 0.69
Embassy Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
11%
49%
Embassy Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
5%
8%
Embassy Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 261,699 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
325
20
Number of Students Managed 261,699 9,762
Broward School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $2,513 MM $138 MM
Broward School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,032 MM $159 MM
Broward School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,804 $13,793
Broward School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,826 $15,882
Broward School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cooper City High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pioneer Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pembroke Lakes Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pembroke Pines Pembroke Lakes Elementary School
    11251 Taft St
    Pembroke Pines , FL , 33026
    (754)323-6950
    0.7  mi  |  618  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Pembroke Pines Pines Lakes Elementary School
    10300 Johnson St
    Pembroke Pines , FL , 33026
    (754)323-7100
    1.3  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Cooper City Cooper City High School
    9401 Stirling Rd
    Cooper City , FL , 33328
    (754)323-0200
    1.6  mi  |  2275  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pembroke Pines Kidz Choice Charter School
    Charter School
    9063 Taft St
    Pembroke Pines , FL , 33024
    (954)251-2419
    Charter School
    1.7  mi  |  122  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Cooper City Griffin Elementary School
    5050 Sw 116th Ave
    Cooper City , FL , 33330
    (754)323-5900
    1.8  mi  |  546  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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