Central Charter School

4515 State Road 7
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33319
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Charter School serves 1,173 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Central Charter 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,173 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Central Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Central Charter School's student population of 1,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
1,173 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
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School Rankings

Central Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Central Charter School is 0.08, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3342 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
36%
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Black
96%
21%
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White
1%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Central Charter School's ranking?
Central Charter School is ranked #3342 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Central Charter School often compared to?
Central Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Park Lakes Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Central Charter School?
1,173 students attend Central Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Central Charter School students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Central Charter School?
Central Charter School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Central Charter School offer ?
Central Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Central Charter School part of?
Central Charter School is part of Broward School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Schools Closed
April 10, 2024 (Wednesday)
Last Day of School
June 10, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,173 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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