Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School

  • Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School serves 730 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School operates within the Broward School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students730 students
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeVirginia Shuman Young Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
14%
31%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
24%
23%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
57%
40%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVirginia Shuman Young Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.600.70
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
53%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Broward School District's student population of 264,998 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,790 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,805 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameBroward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
346
22
Number of Students Managed264,99810,184
Broward School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,548 MM$132 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,812 MM$140 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,790$11,888
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,805$12,571
Broward School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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