5050 Sw 116th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Griffin Elementary School serves 621 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Griffin Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Griffin Elementary School's student population of 621 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
621 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Griffin Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Griffin Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#396 out of 3628 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
44%
35%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
44%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 621 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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