Ben Gamla Charter School

2620 Hollywood Blvd

Hollywood, FL 33020

Tel: (954)342-4064
  • Ben Gamla Charter School serves 594 students in grades KG-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Ben Gamla Charter School operates within the Broward School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 594 students has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 594 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 16:1
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
29%
31%
Black
4%
23%
White
65%
40%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.50 0.70
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.
43%
53%
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%
5%

District Comparison

  • Broward School District's student population of 264,998 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,269 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,551 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
346
22
Number of Students Managed 264,998 10,184
District Total Revenue $2,435 MM $122 MM
District Spending $2,509 MM $125 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,269 $12,021
District Spending / Student $9,551 $12,230
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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