Melrose High School

  • Melrose High School serves 242 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Melrose High School's student population of 242 students has grown by 290% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Melrose High School's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Melrose High School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#3375 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Melrose High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Melrose High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio40:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
34%
32%
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Black
53%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Melrose High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
11%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Melrose High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Melrose High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.600.46
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Graduation Rate10-14%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Melrose High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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