Driftwood Elementary School



Driftwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Driftwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 85
1 117
2 104
3 76
4 91
5 81
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Driftwood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hollywood, FL in the Broward School District. It enrolls 571 students in grades 1st through 12th. Driftwood Elementary School is the 1,275th largest public school in Florida and the 15,368th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 571
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,275th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,626th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,411th out of 2,205

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Driftwood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 295
(52%)
95,693
(52%)
 Female 276
(48%)
88,893
(48%)

Driftwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 313
(55%)
53,843
(29%)
 White 105
(18%)
44,989
(24%)
 Black 105
(18%)
73,516
(40%)
 American Indian 18
(3%)
559
(0%)
 Asian 16
(3%)
6,342
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
5,156
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
181
(0%)

Driftwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 382
(67%)
94,802
(51%)
 Not Eligible 136
(24%)
75,238
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(9%)
14,546
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Driftwood Elementary School is ranked 886th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Driftwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.2%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Driftwood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 748
2006 690
2007 691
2008 654
2009 664
2010 646
2011 604
2012 571

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 14.4
2007 14.1
2008 11
2009 15.4
2010 15.4
2011 16.3
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63101604278075
2006 0.69130434782609
2007 0.69609261939219
2008 0.69266055045872
2009 0.74397590361446
2010 0.73529411764706
2011 0.75662251655629
2012 0.76182136602452

Compare Driftwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 76.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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