Kentwood Preparatory School

  • Grades: 1-11
  • Student Enrollment: 149
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
  • Address
  • 4650 Sw 61st Ave
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
  • Phone
  • (954) 581-8222

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School Description

Kentwood Preparatory School enrolls 149 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades 1-11. It is located in Fort Lauderdale, FL, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $37,887.

School Operational Details
  • Special Education
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
  • School Hours Per Day: 6
School Associations
  • Other association(s) for exceptional children
  • State or regional independent school association
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2 reviews for Kentwood Preparatory School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 20, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • OUR SON STARTED AT THE END OF 2ND GRADE AND IS NOW ATTENDING 3RD GRADE...HE THINKS OUTSIDE THE BOX.....HE NEEDS TO BE TAUGHT THE MECHANICS OF WHY THINGS ARE THE WAY THEY ARE IN ORDER TO UNDERSTAND CONCEPTS..THE TEACHERS THERE GIVE HIM THE TIME HE NEEDS TO MASTER WHATEVER HE IS DOING,AND THEY ARE ALL SKILLED IN MANY DIFFERENT TEACHING TECHNIQUES BECAUSE WHAT WORKS FOR ONE, BEFORE KENTWOOD I USED TO WORRY ABOUT HIM EVEN FINISHING SCHOOL, NOW HE LOVES TO LEARN AND HOMEWORK IS NOT A BATTLE........WE ARE SO LUCKY AND BLESSED...THANKS KENTWOOD.
  • Reviewed by on September 05, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son has attended this school for a year now and we have all noticed a change in him. The staff is wonderful and we are very lucky to have found Kentwood.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 149
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.8
    Full-Time Teachers: 23
    Part-Time Teachers: 2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.0
  • Percent Minority Students: 61.7%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 124 (83.2%)
  • Females: 25 (16.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Kentwood Preparatory School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian2013.4%
Black2516.8%
Asian74.7%
Hispanic4026.8%
White5738.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Kentwood Preparatory School
  Number Percent
1st Grade42.7%
2nd Grade149.4%
3rd Grade74.7%
4th Grade1610.7%
5th Grade117.4%
6th Grade2718.1%
7th Grade138.7%
8th Grade1812.1%
9th Grade1610.7%
10th Grade106.7%
11th Grade138.7%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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