Broward Detention Center

Tel: (754)321-7550
Grades: 6-12

120 students

Broward Detention Center serves 120 students in grades 6-12.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Broward Detention Center operates within the Broward School District.

Overview

The student population of 120 students has grown by 39% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 120 students
Broward Detention Center Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % 86% Male / 14%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade Broward Detention Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 n/a 15:1
Hispanic
10%
28%
Black
78%
23%
White
9%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Broward Detention Center Sch Ethnicity Broward Detention Center 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.
0.38 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.
97%
49%
Broward Detention Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
n/a
8%
Broward Detention Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

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
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 Stranahan High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wingate Oaks Center (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Fork Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort LauderdaleNorth Fork Elementary School
    Magnet School
    101 Nw 15th Ave
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (754)322-7350
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 414 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleStranahan High School
    Magnet School
    1800 Sw 5th Place
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33312
    (754)323-2100
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 1756 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleMartin Luther King Elementary School
    591 Nw 31st Ave
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (754)322-6550
    1 mi | 413 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleDillard High School
    Magnet School
    2501 Nw 11th St
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (754)322-0800
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 1654 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleWestwood Heights Elementary School
    2861 Sw 9th St
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33312
    (754)323-7900
    1.1 mi | 608 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Fort Lauderdale, 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 0.36, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Fort Lauderdale is College Academy At Bcc. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.