New Life Charter Academy

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
New Life Charter Academy serves 129 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
New Life Charter Academy 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 50-59% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

New Life Charter Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

New Life Charter Academy's student population of 129 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

New Life Charter Academy 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 New Life Charter Academy is 0.43, 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
#2534 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
21%
33%
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Black
73%
22%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Life Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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 New Life Charter Academy is Hollywood Hills High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Attucks Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethune Mary M Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hollywood Bethune Mary M Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
    1.3 miles
    2400 Meade St
    Hollywood, FL 33020
    (754) 323-4900
    1.3 PK-5 523
  • Hollywood Hollywood Hills High School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,959 student
    1.4 miles
    5400 Stirling Rd
    Hollywood, FL 33021
    (754) 323-1050
    1.4 9-12 1,959
  • Hollywood Attucks Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
    1.5 miles
    3500 N 22nd Ave
    Hollywood, FL 33020
    (754) 323-3000
    1.5 6-8 703
  • Hollywood Stirling Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 608 students
    1.5 miles
    5500 Stirling Rd
    Hollywood, FL 33021
    (754) 323-7600
    1.5 PK-5 608
  • Dania Collins Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
    1.6 miles
    1050 Nw 2nd St
    Dania, FL 33004
    (754) 323-5150
    1.6 PK-5 381

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