Sunset Lakes Elementary School

  • Sunset Lakes Elementary School serves 853 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Sunset Lakes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Sunset Lakes Elementary School's student population of 853 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students853 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunset Lakes Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunset Lakes Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#314 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunset Lakes 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunset Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunset Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sunset Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
16%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunset Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunset Lakes Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.680.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunset Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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