Fort Braden School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
15100 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fort Braden School serves 845 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Fort Braden School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Fort Braden School's student population of 845 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students845 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Braden School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Fort Braden School is 0.57, 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
#2558 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
21%
33%
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Black
14%
22%
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White
61%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeon 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 Fort Braden School is Crossroad Academy (9.3 miles away)
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