Gardendale Elementary Magnet School (Closed 2014)

301 Grove Blvd
Merritt Island, FL 32953
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gardendale Elementary Magnet School served 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 54% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65% (which was higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students491 students
This chart display total students of Gardendale Elementary Magnet School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Gardendale Elementary Magnet School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Gardendale Elementary Magnet School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
54%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gardendale Elementary Magnet 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
65%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gardendale Elementary Magnet 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
19%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
56%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.630.70
This chart display the diversity score of Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gardendale Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrevard School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gardendale Elementary Magnet School is Merritt Island High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edgewood Jr/sr High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewis Carroll Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Merritt Island Merritt Island High School Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,569 student
    0.5 miles
    100 Mustang Way
    Merritt Island, FL 32953
    (321) 454-1000
    0.5 9-12 1,569
  • Merritt Island Lewis Carroll Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 652 students
    1.2 miles
    1 Skyline Blvd
    Merritt Island, FL 32953
    (321) 452-1234
    1.2 PK-6 652
  • Merritt Island Mila Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 492 students
    1.3 miles
    288 W Merritt Ave
    Merritt Island, FL 32953
    (321) 454-1070
    1.3 PK-6 492
  • Merritt Island Edgewood Jr/sr High School Math: 96% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 7-12 | 943 students
    1.4 miles
    180 E Merritt Ave
    Merritt Island, FL 32953
    (321) 454-1030
    1.4 7-12 943
  • Merritt Island Audubon Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 566 students
    2.4 miles
    1201 N Banana River Dr
    Merritt Island, FL 32952
    (321) 452-2085
    2.4 PK-6 566
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