Plantation High School

  • Plantation High School serves 2,348 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Plantation High School operates within the Broward School District.
  • Broward School District's 74% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2348 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,348 students
Plantation High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Plantation High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
Plantation High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePlantation High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
Plantation High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
Plantation High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
14%
31%
Plantation High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
66%
23%
Plantation High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
14%
40%
Plantation High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Plantation High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPlantation High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL 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.
0.530.70
Plantation High 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.
61%
53%
Plantation High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Plantation High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Broward School District's student population of 264,998 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,790 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,805 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameBroward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
346
22
Number of Students Managed264,99810,184
Broward School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate74%71%
Broward School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,548 MM$132 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,812 MM$140 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,790$11,888
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,805$12,571
Broward School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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