Margate Elementary School

  • Margate Elementary School serves 1,053 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Margate Elementary School's student population of 1,053 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,053 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Margate Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Margate Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2069 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
32%
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Black
36%
22%
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White
28%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Margate Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.710.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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