Golden Glades Elementary School



Golden Glades Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Golden Glades Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 44
1 37
2 33
3 47
4 39
5 32
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Golden Glades Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Opa Locka, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 267 students in grades 1st through 12th. Golden Glades Elementary School is the 1,945th largest public school in Florida and the 43,923rd largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 267
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,923rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,945th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,347th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,984th out of 2,205

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Golden Glades Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 144
(54%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 123
(46%)
121,259
(48%)

Golden Glades Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 246
(92%)
59,146
(24%)
 Hispanic 13
(5%)
167,394
(67%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 White 3
(1%)
19,386
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
84
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,793
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)

Golden Glades Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 242
(91%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 17
(6%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(3%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Golden Glades Elementary School is ranked 1,562nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Golden Glades Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.6%) is significantly 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.

Golden Glades Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 431
2006 414
2007 426
2008 364
2009 344
2010 328
2011 286
2012 267

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.9
2007 13.1
2008 11.3
2009 12.5
2010 11.7
2011 13.6
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91647331786543
2006 0.91787439613527
2007 0.8849765258216
2008 0.95054945054945
2009 0.89825581395349
2010 0.92378048780488
2011 0.96153846153846
2012 0.93632958801498

Compare Golden Glades Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 93.6%
 

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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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