Plantation High School

Plantation High School serves 2,301 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Plantation 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 2301 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,301 students
Plantation High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Plantation High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Plantation High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
Plantation High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Plantation High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
28%
Plantation High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
63%
23%
Plantation High School Black (1988-2012)
White
17%
43%
Plantation High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Plantation High School Sch Ethnicity Plantation High 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.
0.56 0.90
Plantation High 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.
52%
49%
Plantation High 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.
8%
8%
Plantation High 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.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
325
20
Number of Students Managed 261,699 9,122
Broward School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
Broward School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,513 MM n/a
Broward School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,032 MM n/a
Broward School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,804 $0
Broward School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,826 $0
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 Lauderhill High School (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Plantation Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mirror Lake Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Plantation Mirror Lake Elementary School
    1200 Nw 72nd Ave
    Plantation , FL , 33313
    (754)322-7100
    0.4  mi  |  514  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sunrise Village Elementary School
    2100 Nw 70th Ave
    Sunrise , FL , 33313
    (754)322-8750
    0.5  mi  |  649  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Plantation Plantation Middle School
    Magnet School
    6600 West Sunrise Blvd
    Plantation , FL , 33313
    (754)322-4100
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  959  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sunrise Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward
    Charter School
    6511 West Sunrise Blvd
    Sunrise , FL , 33313
    (954)587-8348
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Plantation Peters Elementary School
    851 Nw 68th Ave
    Plantation , FL , 33317
    (754)322-7900
    0.7  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Plantation, 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 0.69, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Plantation is Seminole Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.