Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School

Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School serves 739 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 739 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
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 0.63 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 16:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
17%
28%
Black
23%
23%
White
54%
42%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.63 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.
19%
51%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 264,140 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
367
22
Number of Students Managed 264,140 9,797
District Total Revenue $2,513 MM $138 MM
District Spending $3,032 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,804 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,826 $15,882
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 Suned High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Florida Virtual Academy At Osceola County (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Obama Academy For Boys (0.4 miles away)
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  • Fort LauderdaleThe Obama Academy For Boys
    Charter School
    404 Nw 7th Terrace
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (954)330-8371
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 50 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Fort LauderdaleSuned High School
    Charter School
    2360 West Oakland Park Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (954)678-3939
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 274 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleFlorida Virtual Academy At Broward County
    Charter School
    110 Se 6th St
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33301
    (954)760-4939
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Fort LauderdaleFlorida Virtual Academy At Osceola County
    Charter School
    110 Se 6th St
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33301
    (855)748-4737
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 58 students | Gr. KG-9                      
  • Fort LauderdaleThe Red Shoe Charter School For Girls
    Charter School
    404 Nw 7th Terrace
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (954)330-8371
    Charter School

    1 mi | 57 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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