Snapper Creek Elementary School

  • Snapper Creek Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Snapper Creek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Snapper Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Snapper Creek Elementary School's student population of 456 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Snapper Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Snapper Creek Elementary School is 0.11, 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#969 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Snapper Creek Elementary 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)
67%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Snapper Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
94%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Snapper Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Snapper Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
5%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Snapper Creek Elementary 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
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Snapper Creek Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.110.70
This chart display the diversity score of Snapper Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Snapper Creek Elementary 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 Snapper Creek Elementary 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 NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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