Lake Forest Elementary School

3550 Sw 48th Ave
Hollywood, FL 33023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Forest Elementary School serves 703 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake Forest Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Lake Forest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Lake Forest Elementary School's student population of 703 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake Forest Elementary 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 Lake Forest Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#2465 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
33%
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Black
67%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 Lake Forest Elementary School is Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Andover Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Watkins Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hollywood Watkins Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    0.4 miles
    3520 Sw 52nd Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33023
    (754) 323-7800
    0.4 PK-5 563
  • Miami Andover Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 546 students
    1.1 miles
    121 Ne 207th St
    Miami, FL 33179
    (305) 654-2727
    1.1 6-8 546
  • Miami Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,700 students
    1.1 miles
    1410 Ne 215th St
    Miami, FL 33179
    (305) 652-6808
    1.1 9-12 2,700
  • Miami Madie Ives K-8 Preparatory Academy Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 728 students
    1.4 miles
    20770 Ne 14th Ave
    Miami, FL 33179
    (305) 651-3155
    1.4 PK-8 728
  • Hollywood Somerset Academy East Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 225 students
    1.4 miles
    2000 S State Road 7
    Hollywood, FL 33023
    (954) 987-7890
    1.4 K-6 225

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