Challenger Elementary School

  • Challenger Elementary School serves 1,022 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 61%.

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School Overview

  • Challenger Elementary School's student population of 1,022 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challenger Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Challenger Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1120 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
32%
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Black
46%
22%
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White
16%
39%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Challenger Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.660.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBROWARD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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