Nathan B. Young Elementary School

  • Nathan B. Young Elementary School serves 369 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nathan B. Young Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Nathan B. Young Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Nathan B. Young Elementary School's student population of 369 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students369 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nathan B. Young 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 Nathan B. Young Elementary School is 0.23, 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#2097 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
87%
22%
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White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nathan B. Young Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.230.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nathan B. Young Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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