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For the 2021 school year, there are 142 public schools serving 115,787 students in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Fort Lauderdale has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
The top ranked public schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL are Somerset Academy Davie Charter, Bayview Elementary School and Falcon Cove Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fort Lauderdale, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Florida public school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Fort Lauderdale have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Florida public schools.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Fort Lauderdale, FL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Somerset Academy Davie Charter Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3788 Davie Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
    (954) 584-5528

    Grades: K-5 | 153 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Bayview Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1175 Middle River Dr
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
    (754) 322-5400

    Grades: K-5 | 590 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Falcon Cove Middle School Math: 90% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4251 Bonaventure Blvd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33332
    (754) 323-3200

    Grades: 6-8 | 2,267 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Greentree Preparatory Charter School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6301 Sw 160th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33331
    (954) 780-8733

    Grades: K-5 | 132 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Everglades Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2900 Bonaventure Blvd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33331
    (754) 323-5600

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,126 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Broward Virtual Franchise Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1400 Nw 44th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
    (754) 321-6050

    Grades: 6-12 | 285 students
  • Rank: #77.
    William T. Mcfatter Technical College Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6500 Nova Dr
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317
    (754) 321-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 608 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Manatee Bay Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    19200 Manatee Isles Dr
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33332
    (754) 323-6450

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,205 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Imagine Charter School At Weston Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2500 Glades Cir
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
    (954) 659-3600

    Grades: K-8 | 938 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Gator Run Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1101 Glades Pkwy
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33327
    (754) 323-5850

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,289 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    City/pembroke Pines Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    17189 Sheridan St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33331
    (954) 538-3700

    Grades: 6-12 | 2,079 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Silver Trail Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    18300 Sheridan St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33331
    (754) 323-4300

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,523 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Indian Trace Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    400 Indian Trce
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-6300

    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Cypress Bay High School Math: 77% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    18600 Vista Park Blvd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33332
    (754) 323-0350

    Grades: 9-12 | 4,692 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    101 Ne 11th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
    (754) 322-9050

    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Eagle Point Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 Indian Trce
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-5500

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,427 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    Pioneer Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5350 Sw 90th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
    (754) 323-4100

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,447 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Central Park Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    777 N Nob Hill Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
    (754) 322-5700

    Grades: PK-5 | 970 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Hawkes Bluff Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5900 Sw 160th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33331
    (754) 323-6100

    Grades: PK-5 | 888 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Harbordale Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    900 Se 15th St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
    (754) 323-6050

    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Tequesta Trace Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1800 Indian Trce
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-4400

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,568 student
  • Rank: #2222.
    Cooper City Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5080 Sw 92nd Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
    (754) 323-5200

    Grades: PK-5 | 770 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Floranada Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5251 Ne 14th Way
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
    (754) 322-6350

    Grades: PK-5 | 720 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Franklin Academy E Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6301 Flamingo Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
    (954) 780-5533

    Grades: K-8 | 1,340 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    Indian Ridge Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1355 S Nob Hill Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
    (754) 323-3300

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,888 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Cooper City High School Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9401 Stirling Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
    (754) 323-0200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,354 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Silver Ridge Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9100 Sw 36th St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
    (754) 323-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,109 student
  • Rank: #2828.
    Griffin Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5050 Sw 116th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
    (754) 323-5900

    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Discovery Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8800 Nw 54th Ct
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33351
    (754) 322-9100

    Grades: PK-5 | 982 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Tropical Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1500 Sw 66th Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317
    (754) 323-7750

    Grades: PK-5 | 953 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Atlantic Montessori Charter School West Campus Charter School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2550 S Flamingo Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
    (954) 423-9704

    Grades: K-5 | 148 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Fox Trail Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1250 S Nob Hill Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
    (754) 323-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,231 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Imagine School South Campus Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8200 Peters Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
    (954) 358-4200

    Grades: K-8 | 349 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Franklin Academy Sunrise Charter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4500 Nw 103 Ave
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33351
    (754) 206-0850

    Grades: K-8 | 1,374 student
  • Rank: #3535.
    Country Isles Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2300 Country Isles Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-5250

    Grades: PK-5 | 977 students
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