Gator Run Elementary School

1101 Glades Pkwy
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33327
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Gator Run Elementary School serves 1,289 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Gator Run Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 81% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Gator Run Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Gator Run Elementary School's student population of 1,289 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

Gator Run Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Gator Run Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#194 out of 3633 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
61%
33%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
27%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gator Run Elementary School is Cypress Bay High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Imagine Charter School At Weston (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Lauderdale Imagine Charter School At Weston Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 938 students
    0.5 miles
    2500 Glades Cir
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
    (954) 659-3600
    0.5 K-8 938
  • Fort Lauderdale Eagle Point Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,427 student
    1.2 miles
    100 Indian Trce
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-5500
    1.2 PK-5 1,427
  • Fort Lauderdale Indian Trace Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
    1.8 miles
    400 Indian Trce
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-6300
    1.8 PK-5 725
  • Fort Lauderdale Tequesta Trace Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,568 student
    2.4 miles
    1800 Indian Trce
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-4400
    2.4 6-8 1,568
  • Fort Lauderdale Country Isles Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 977 students
    3.6 miles
    2300 Country Isles Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
    (754) 323-5250
    3.6 PK-5 977

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Gator run is the best school ever
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I am in Mrs. Martinez's 4th grade class, and I must say, the gifted program is splendid! They challenge you at an upbeat pace and I am challenged. Bravo!
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