Sunland Park Academy

  • Sunland Park Academy serves 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sunland Park Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Sunland Park Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Sunland Park Academy's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunland Park Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunland Park Academy is 0.10, 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 (16-17)#2015 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
33%
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Black
95%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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