Charles W Flanagan High School

Charles W Flanagan High School serves 3,142 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Charles W Flanagan 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 3142 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,142 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 124 teachers
Students by Grade Charles W Flanagan High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 25:1 15:1
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
45%
28%
Black
26%
23%
White
19%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Charles W Flanagan High School Sch Ethnicity Charles W Flanagan 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.
0.70 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.
33%
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.
13%
8%

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
23
Number of Students Managed 261,699 9,989
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 $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

School Notes:

  • Named after former mayor Charles W. Flanagan, Charles W. Flanagan High School opened its doors in 1996 as the first public high school in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Flanagan High School is located near Broward County's C.B. Smith Park and the Walter C. Young Middle School and Resource Center.
  • While it was, at one time, the largest public high school in Broward County and one of the largest in the country. It operates on a block schedule with 4 periods in a day per semester. Shaulis, Flanagan High School was featured the "Top 1000 high schools in the nation" by NEWSWEEK magazine (2005), based on such statistics as Advanced Placement enrollment.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is City/pembroke Pines Charter High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walter C. Young Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeside Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pembroke PinesWalter C. Young Middle School
    901 Nw 129th Ave
    Pembroke PinesFL 33028
    (754)323-4570
    0.7 mi | 1405 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Pembroke PinesLakeside Elementary School
    900 Nw 136 Ave
    Pembroke PinesFL 33028
    (754)323-6400
    0.8 mi | 843 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Pembroke PinesPembroke Lakes Elementary School
    11251 Taft St
    Pembroke PinesFL 33026
    (754)323-6950
    1.4 mi | 618 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Pembroke PinesSilver Palms Elementary School
    1209 Nw 155th Ave
    Pembroke PinesFL 33028
    (754)323-7450
    1.8 mi | 732 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Cooper CityEmbassy Creek Elementary School
    10905 Se Lake Blvd
    Cooper CityFL 33026
    (754)323-5550
    1.9 mi | 947 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Pembroke Pines, 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 0.61, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Pembroke Pines is Silver Palms Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.