Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center

  • Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center serves 228 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center 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 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center's student population of 228 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center 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 diversity score of Whispering Pines Exceptional Education Center is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank#3608 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
33%
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Black
48%
22%
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White
25%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.70
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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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