Watkins Elementary School



Watkins Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Watkins Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 112
1 111
2 120
3 127
4 134
5 119
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Watkins Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pembroke Park, FL in the Broward School District. It enrolls 723 students in grades 1st through 12th. Watkins Elementary School is the 701st largest public school in Florida and the 6,664th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 723
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,664th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 701st out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,184th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 708th out of 2,205

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Watkins Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 371
(51%)
95,693
(52%)
 Female 352
(49%)
88,893
(48%)

Watkins Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 584
(81%)
73,516
(40%)
 Hispanic 115
(16%)
53,843
(29%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
6,342
(3%)
 White 7
(1%)
44,989
(24%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
5,156
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
181
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
559
(0%)

Watkins Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 608
(84%)
94,802
(51%)
 Not Eligible 66
(9%)
75,238
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(7%)
14,546
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Watkins Elementary School is ranked 209th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Watkins Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.9%) 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.

Watkins Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 809
2006 740
2007 728
2008 745
2009 740
2010 761
2011 770
2012 723

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 12.8
2007 12.8
2008 10.4
2009 13.5
2010 13.7
2011 15.8
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81705809641533
2006 0.79594594594595
2007 0.88736263736264
2008 0.88187919463087
2009 0.93513513513514
2010 0.91984231274639
2011 0.91688311688312
2012 0.90871369294606

Compare Watkins Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 90.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 723 14.5:1  
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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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