6511 W Sunrise Blvd
Miami, FL 33143
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward's student population of 348 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ben Gamla Charter School South Broward is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1970 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
35%
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Black
48%
22%
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White
22%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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