Charles W Flanagan High School

  • Charles W Flanagan High School serves 2,761 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Charles W Flanagan High School's student population of 2,761 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 121 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,761 students
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Total Classroom Teachers121 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles W Flanagan High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles W Flanagan High 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#1640 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
45%
32%
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Black
34%
22%
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White
15%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.660.46
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Graduation Rate
97%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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

School Notes

  • Named after former mayor Charles W. Flanagan, Charles W. Flanagan High School opened its doors in 1996 as the first public high school in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Flanagan High School is located near Broward County's C.B. Smith Park and the Walter C. Young Middle School and Resource Center.
  • While it was, at one time, the largest public high school in Broward County and one of the largest in the country. It operates on a block schedule with 4 periods in a day per semester. Shaulis, Flanagan High School was featured the "Top 1000 high schools in the nation" by NEWSWEEK magazine (2005), based on such statistics as Advanced Placement enrollment.

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