Norwood Elementary School

  • Norwood Elementary School serves 541 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Norwood Elementary School operates within the Dade School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 541 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 541 students
Norwood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Norwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Norwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Norwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Norwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Norwood Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
8%
31%
Norwood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
90%
23%
Norwood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
n/a
40%
Norwood Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Norwood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Norwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Norwood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.46
Norwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
53%
Norwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Norwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dade School District's student population of 356,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,790 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,082 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
519
22
Number of Students Managed 356,762 10,184
Dade School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,488 MM $122 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $3,591 MM $125 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,790 $12,021
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,082 $12,230
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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