Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School

Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School serves 739 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

School Overview

The student population of 739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 25% 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
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Total Students (1995-2014)
Gender % Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2014)
Students by Grade Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
15%
30%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
23%
23%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
56%
41%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School White Students (1995-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.62 0.46
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2014)
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.
21%
52%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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%
6%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 262,365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,947 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,977 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
367
22
Number of Students Managed 262,365 10,137
Broward School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,548 MM $132 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $2,812 MM $140 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,947 $11,888
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,977 $12,571
Broward School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Suned High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Florida Virtual Academy At Broward 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
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 90 students404 Nw 7th Terrace
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (954)330-8371
    0.4KG-890
  • Fort LauderdaleUniversity Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    0.4 miles401 East Las Olas Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33301
    (754)321-2600
    0.4n/a
  • Fort LauderdaleUniversity Preparatory Academy Hillsborough
    Charter School
    0.4 miles401 East Las Olas Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33301
    (954)228-4655
    0.4n/a
  • Fort LauderdaleRenaissance Chareter School
    Charter School
    0.7 miles600 Se 3rd Ave Fl 10
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33301
    (754)321-2600
    0.7n/a
  • Fort LauderdaleSuned High School
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 465 students2360 West Oakland Park Blvd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33311
    (954)678-3939
    0.79-12465

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