Parkway Middle School

  • Parkway Middle School serves 1,549 students in grades 3-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Parkway Middle School 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 student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

  • Parkway Middle School's student population of 1,549 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Total Students1,549 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Parkway Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Parkway Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Parkway Middle 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 Parkway Middle School is 0.30, 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#2903 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parkway Middle 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parkway Middle 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parkway Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
83%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parkway Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parkway Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Parkway Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parkway Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.300.70
This chart display the diversity score of Parkway Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parkway Middle School 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
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkway Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Parkway middle is an amazing school! The teachers are great and understanding. The guidance office is amazing also. Especially Ms. Delesandro. She's the best. They care for you when your down and when your emotionally or physically hurt. Anyways the programs are outstanding. Like dance. Both teachers are kind but strict. (duh, they're dance teachers.) They give you opportunities that other middle schools cant give you. Bottom Line is that Parkway Middle School kicks other school to the curb. -Unknown 7th grader
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