Buckingham Exceptional Student Center

  • Buckingham Exceptional Student Center serves 87 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Buckingham Exceptional Student Center 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 student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Buckingham Exceptional Student Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Buckingham Exceptional Student Center's student population of 87 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students87 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buckingham Exceptional Student Center 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 Buckingham Exceptional Student Center is 0.69, 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#3409 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
33%
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Black
23%
22%
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White
41%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.690.70
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Graduation Rate≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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