Challenger Elementary School

  • Challenger Elementary School serves 1,011 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Challenger Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Challenger Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Challenger Elementary School's student population of 1,011 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,011 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challenger Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Challenger Elementary School is 0.68, 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#1053 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
33%
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Black
43%
22%
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White
16%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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

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