Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School

Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School serves 606 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 606 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 606 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students by Grade Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 15:1 15:1
Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
28%
Black
93%
23%
White
1%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Lauderhill Paul Turner Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lauderhill Paul Turner 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.
0.13 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.
91%
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.
4%
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 (1988-2013)
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 Lauderhill High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lauderhill Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Royal Palm Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LauderhillLauderhill Middle School
    1901 Nw 49th Ave
    LauderhillFL 33313
    (754)322-3600
    0.4 mi | 633 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LauderhillLauderhill High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    4131 Nw 16th St
    LauderhillFL 33313
    (954)731-2585
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 327 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LauderhillRoyal Palm Elementary School
    1951 Nw 56th Ave
    LauderhillFL 33313
    (754)322-8350
    0.8 mi | 797 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PlantationPlantation Elementary School
    651 Nw 42nd Ave
    PlantationFL 33317
    (754)322-8000
    1 mi | 523 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MargateRise Academy School Of Science And Technology
    Charter School
    6101 Nw 31st St
    MargateFL 33063
    (954)404-0192
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 67 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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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.