North Andrews Gardens Elementary School

North Andrews Gardens Elementary School serves 833 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 833 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 833 students
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is equal to 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
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
43%
28%
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
23%
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
31%
43%
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Sch Ethnicity North Andrews Gardens 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.
0.69 0.69
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
61%
49%
North Andrews Gardens Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
10%
8%
North Andrews Gardens 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 (1988-2011)
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 Northeast High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is James S. Rickards Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Floranada Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oakland Park Northeast High School
    Magnet School
    700 Ne 56th St
    Oakland Park , FL , 33334
    (754)322-1550
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  2146  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakland Park James S. Rickards Middle School
    6000 Ne 9th Ave
    Oakland Park , FL , 33334
    (754)322-4400
    0.6  mi  |  813  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Fort Lauderdale Floranada Elementary School
    5251 Ne 14th Way
    Fort Lauderdale , FL , 33334
    (754)322-6350
    0.9  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oakland Park Lloyd Estates Elementary School
    750 Nw 41 St
    Oakland Park , FL , 33309
    (754)322-6800
    1.5  mi  |  475  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Pompano Beach Cypress Elementary School
    851 Sw 3rd Ave
    Pompano Beach , FL , 33060
    (754)322-6050
    1.8  mi  |  814  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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