Everglades Elementary School

2900 Bonaventure Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 5%
Serving 914 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Everglades Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 914 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : Top 5% in FL
  • : 88% (Top 5%)
  • : 83% (Top 5%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Everglades Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Everglades Elementary School's student population of 914 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
914 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Everglades Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Everglades Elementary School is 0.59, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#80 out of 3704 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Everglades Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
83%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-64%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Everglades Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
15%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
58%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
23%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Everglades Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.59
This chart displays the diversity score of Everglades Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Everglades Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Everglades Elementary School's ranking?
Everglades Elementary School is ranked #80 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Everglades Elementary School often compared to?
Everglades Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Manatee Bay Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
88% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 83% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Everglades Elementary School?
914 students attend Everglades Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Everglades Elementary School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are White, 15% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Everglades Elementary School?
Everglades Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Everglades Elementary School offer ?
Everglades Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Everglades Elementary School part of?
Everglades Elementary School is part of Broward School District.

School Calendar

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First Day of School
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Schools Closed
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Schools Closed
November 26, 2024 (Tuesday)
Schools Closed
December 23, 2024 (Monday)
Schools Closed
December 27, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 914 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 88% (Top 5%)
  • : 83% (Top 5%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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