Bethune Mary M Elementary School

2400 Meade St
Hollywood, FL 33020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Bethune Mary M Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bethune Mary M Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Bethune Mary M Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Bethune Mary M Elementary School's student population of 523 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Bethune Mary M Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bethune Mary M Elementary School is 0.37, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3027 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
15%
33%
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Black
78%
22%
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White
5%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bethune Mary M Elementary School is South Broward High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Attucks Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hollywood Attucks Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
    0.2 miles
    3500 N 22nd Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33020
    (754) 323-3000
    0.2 6-8 703
  • Dania Collins Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
    0.8 miles
    1050 Nw 2nd St
    Dania, FL 33004
    (754) 323-5150
    0.8 PK-5 381
  • Dania Dania Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
    0.8 miles
    300 Se 2nd Ave
    Dania, FL 33004
    (754) 323-5350
    0.8 PK-5 506
  • Dania Olsen Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 662 students
    1.1 miles
    330 Se 11th Ter
    Dania, FL 33004
    (754) 323-3800
    1.1 6-8 662
  • Fort Lauderdale New Life Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 129 students
    1.3 miles
    3550 Davie Blvd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    (954) 381-5199
    1.3 K-5 129

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