Melrose High School

Melrose High School serves 161 students in grades 9-12.
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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Melrose High School's student population of 161 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Melrose High School is 0.64, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤20%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio40:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
33%
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Black
48%
22%
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White
13%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.70
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
6-9%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
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 Melrose High School is Dolphin Park High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairway Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hollywood Dolphin Park High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 181 students
    0.0 miles
    3206 S University Dr
    Hollywood, FL 33025
    (954) 433-1573
    0 9-12 181
  • Hollywood Fairway Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    0.4 miles
    7850 Fairway Blvd
    Hollywood, FL 33023
    (754) 323-5650
    0.4 PK-5 710
  • Hollywood Sunshine Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 611 students
    0.6 miles
    7737 Lasalle Blvd
    Hollywood, FL 33023
    (754) 323-7700
    0.6 PK-5 611
  • Hollywood Miramar High School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,447 students
    1.0 miles
    3601 Sw 89th Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33025
    (754) 323-1350
    1 9-12 2,447
  • Hollywood Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center Alternative School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 228 students
    1.0 miles
    3609 Sw 89th Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33025
    (754) 321-7650
    1 PK-12 228

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