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80%
  • Heron Heights Elementary School
  • 11010 Nob Hill Rd, Parkland
  • BROWARD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 922
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
80%
  • Westglades Middle School
  • 11000 Holmberg Rd, Parkland
  • BROWARD
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,457
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
78%
  • Park Trails Elementary School
  • 10700 Trails End, Parkland
  • BROWARD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 1,188
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
77%
  • Riverglades Elementary School
  • 7400 Parkside Dr, Parkland
  • BROWARD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 649
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
69%
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
  • 5901 Pine Island Rd, Parkland
  • BROWARD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,972
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
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Parkland school information

IndexParklandFloridaNational
Average Test Scores77%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:117:116:1
Total public schools43,38879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Parkland, FL educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Parkland public schools have average test scores of 77% which is 55% higher than than the Florida average and 56% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Parkland public schools is 20:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.3% have completed high school, 58.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 10.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Parkland

IndexParklandFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade95.4%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school95.3%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college81.9%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree67.1%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.3%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters24.3%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.3%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.1%1.1%1.3%

Parkland, FL School Districts

Broward County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Parkland. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Parkland, FL schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Parkland, FL, an average of 95.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Parkland schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Parkland, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Weston, FL68,89379%60%
Boca Raton, FL91,70270%42%
Coconut Creek, FL57,73157%16%
Coral Springs, FL127,67356%14%
Boynton Beach, FL72,74852%6%
Parkland, FL28,35477%56%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Hood, TX28,35083%68%
Lansing, IL28,36919%62%
Millville, NJ28,39921%58%
Newburgh, NY28,40639%20%
SeaTac, WA28,29839%21%
Parkland, FL28,35477%56%
Source: The Parkland, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.