Margate Elementary School

Margate Elementary School serves 1,016 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Margate Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 1016 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,016 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Students by Grade Margate 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 0.73 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 18:1 15:1
Asian
5%
2%
Hispanic
25%
28%
Black
34%
23%
White
30%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Margate Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Margate 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.
0.73 0.45
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.
51%
49%
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.
12%
8%

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
23
Number of Students Managed 261,699 9,989
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Atlantic Technical Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Margate Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alphabet Land-margate Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MargateAlphabet Land-margate Elementary School
    2851 North State Rd 7
    MargateFL 33063
    (954)978-2900
    0.9 mi | 25 students | Gr. PK                      
  • MargateMargate Middle School
    500 Nw 65th Ave
    MargateFL 33063
    (754)322-3800
    1 mi | 1169 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MargateLiberty Elementary School
    2450 Banks Rd
    MargateFL 33063
    (754)322-6750
    1.1 mi | 996 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MargateAtlantic West Elementary School
    301 Nw 69th Terrace
    MargateFL 33063
    (754)322-5300
    1.3 mi | 628 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MargateAtlantic Technical Center
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    4700 Coconut Creek Parkway
    MargateFL 33063
    (754)321-5100
    Vocational School
    Magnet School

    1.3 mi | 586 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Broward County, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.50, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Broward County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.