South Florida Autism Charter School Inc

  • South Florida Autism Charter School Inc serves 220 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • South Florida Autism Charter School Inc placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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South Florida Autism Charter School Inc places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • South Florida Autism Charter School Inc's student population of 220 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Florida Autism Charter School Inc is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Florida Autism Charter School Inc is 0.49, 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 School Rank#3612 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
68%
33%
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Black
17%
22%
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White
15%
38%
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Diversity Score0.490.70
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Graduation Rate<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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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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