875 Sw 54th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Plantation Park Elementary School serves 571 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Plantation Park Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Plantation Park Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Plantation Park Elementary School's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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Early Release Day / Last Day of School
June 09, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Plantation Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Plantation Park Elementary School is 0.75, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#827 out of 3628 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
33%
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Black
28%
22%
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White
33%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 571 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.75 (Top 1%)

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