Dolphin Bay Elementary School

16450 Miramar Pkwy
Hollywood, FL 33027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Dolphin Bay Elementary School serves 773 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dolphin Bay Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dolphin Bay Elementary School's student population of 773 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Dolphin Bay Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Dolphin Bay Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#560 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
50%
33%
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Black
26%
22%
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White
12%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dolphin Bay Elementary School is Everglades High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Glades Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hollywood Glades Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,350 student
    0.6 miles
    16700 Sw 48th Ct
    Hollywood, FL 33027
    (754) 323-4600
    0.6 6-8 1,350
  • Hollywood Everglades High School Math: 53% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,477 students
    0.8 miles
    17100 Sw 48th Ct
    Hollywood, FL 33027
    (754) 323-0500
    0.8 9-12 2,477
  • Hollywood Silver Lakes Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
    0.9 miles
    2300 Sw 173rd Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33029
    (754) 323-7400
    0.9 PK-5 455
  • Hollywood Silver Shores Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 472 students
    1.0 miles
    1701 Sw 160th Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33027
    (754) 323-7550
    1 PK-5 472
  • Hollywood Coral Cove Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 711 students
    1.7 miles
    5100 Sw 148th Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33027
    (754) 323-7950
    1.7 PK-5 711

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