Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School

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  • Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dr. William A. Chapman 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School's student population of 523 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr. William A. Chapman 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 Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School is 0.53, 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#515 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
43%
33%
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Black
54%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Dr. William A. Chapman Elementary School is Miami Macarthur South (0.5 miles away)
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My review of this school is absolutely bad.We move from Pompano Beach and before that we live in orlando.In both school my daugther was happy and she was with friendly children.My daugther is suffering bulling.She and other 5 children only for speak spanish between them.Someone of this childrens still don't know speak english.
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