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 Type Magnet School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 730 students
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Virginia Shuman Young Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.60 0.46
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 (1996-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Broward School District's student population of 264,998 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,269 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,551 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
346
22
Number of Students Managed 264,998 10,184
Broward School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,435 MM $122 MM
Broward School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,509 MM $125 MM
Broward School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,269 $12,021
Broward School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,551 $12,230
Broward School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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