Plantation Elementary School

  • Plantation Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (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 34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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 61%.

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School Overview

  • Plantation Elementary School's student population of 612 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plantation Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plantation Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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#3203 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plantation Elementary 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
32%
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Black
90%
22%
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White
1%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plantation Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.190.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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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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