Fairway Elementary School

Fairway Elementary School serves 791 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Fairway Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 791 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 791 students
Fairway Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Students by Grade Fairway Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 16:1 15:1
Fairway Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
28%
Black
88%
23%
White
3%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Fairway Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Fairway 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.
0.22 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.
78%
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.
7%
8%
Fairway Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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 Parkway Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert Renick Education Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunshine Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • MiramarParkway Academy
    Charter School
    7451 Riviera Blvd
    MiramarFL 33023
    (954)961-2911
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 516 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MiramarDolphin Park High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    3206 South University Dr
    MiramarFL 33025
    (954)433-1573
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 386 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MiramarSunshine Elementary School
    7737 West Lasalle Blvd
    MiramarFL 33023
    (754)323-7700
    0.6 mi | 760 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Opa-lockaRobert Renick Education Center
    Special Education School
    2201 Nw 207th St
    Opa-lockaFL 33056
    (305)624-1171
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 119 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MiramarHenry D. Perry Middle School
    Magnet School
    3400 Wildcat Way
    MiramarFL 33023
    (754)323-3900
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 745 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Miramar, 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 0.48, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Miramar is Silver Shores Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.