9100 Sw 36th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Silver Ridge Elementary School serves 1,109 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Silver Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 75% (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 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Silver Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Silver Ridge Elementary School's student population of 1,109 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Silver Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Silver Ridge Elementary School is 0.63, 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#592 out of 3628 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
45%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   5/3/2010
This school educates the whole child with an excellent art and music program as well as PE and structured recess. The faciliites are immaculate, all parents are involved, and every student's education matters.
- Posted by Parent - mdb.a

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,109 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 30%)

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