Students enrolled 981
School leader MR. ROBERT BECKER
Transportation options Yes
District Broward County School District
Before school Yes
After school Yes

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10905 Southeast Lake Boulevard
Hollywood, FL 33026

(754) 323-5550
(754) 323-5590
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5 stars
Based on 29 ratings

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June 27, 2014
ECC is such an outstanding academic and social environment that other schools compare their programs to it.

- submitted by a parent
March 16, 2014
Embassy Creek Elementary School is a shining star in Broward County. Parent involvement is wholly encouraged. Our Extraordinary PTA is exemplary!!! No need to worry if you'll be able to participate, just sign up for any of the various committees and get busy with us. There are many ways to be involved.

- submitted by a parent
September 28, 2013
My child was also expected to do the same drop off procedure as the older kids; she started kindergarten and recently turned 5. All the signs I see are that we'll take care of the education process here; parents need not be involved. We want to be very involved with our children's education process, know the teacher, and get regular feedback. I guess there are too many students here for that level of communication; the principle appears most concerned with running the pick up line at the end of the school day. It is somewhat ridiculous as I've seen him ordering or call students on a blow horn; I admit it was amusing. I get the feeling that the school is overall pretty good; but suited best for busy parents that like a separation of home and school life; I personally don't think that is the best approach to any child's education, and especially at such a young age. We also have a son in ESE PK at Griffin Elementary; I find griffin to be much more responsive to parents and their concerns. They freely communicate daily, and never make you feel unwelcomed in the process. Maybe this is because it is PK and he is 4, but I get the feeling there is a different philosophy here.

- submitted by a parent
September 09, 2013
EXCELLENT SCHOOL!!! My son looks forward to going to school every day...Outstanding principal, teachers and staff. I always know that he is in a clean and safe place when he's in school. I'm very pleased with the school.. Thank you!!

- submitted by a parent
August 26, 2013
My child just started here and already there are problems. First of all there is no communication between the school and parents. The administration is excessive with warnings about not walking the kids in to school and basically throwing them out of the car fast in the dropoff line. My child was 4 years old a few weeks ago and after 3 days they expect her to know where to go and to walk in by herself, navigate the corridors and find the cafeteria, and get her own breakfast there in the cafeteria line, and then go and sit at a table with her teacher's name on it. She can't even read. Really, someone who is barely 5 years old. Her teacher is not listed on the website so I have no way to communicate with her to know what is going on in school. There is no one to talk to about the unreasonable expectations on all the kindergarteners. I moved here specifically to get into this school and so far I am highly disappointed, to say the least.

- submitted by a parent
June 28, 2013
I have attended this school and I really believe that this school is spectacular. From the staff to the teachers. There is an atmosphere of trust which enabled me to focus and learn well. Great school.

- submitted by a community member
June 12, 2013
I LOVE this school! However, I would like to see more assemblies that recognize student achievement. Also, the staff in the reception area are not very friendly.

- submitted by a parent
January 16, 2013
I am very pleased with the school....my child loves it here. And my other daughter will be attending next year for grade K! I love the school!

- submitted by a parent
April 02, 2012
Having had my children in various schools, I disagree with this school's high rating. The school is well regarded because it has students who are good test takers, so its high scores on the FCAT are related to that fact and not the quality of education. I find the the teachers frequently permit poor and disrespectful (and bullying) behavior from the students. The materials in science and math are weak and are frequently incorrect. This school is more concerned with image than education. I have another child in a neighboring elementary school, which is more poorly rated school, and I find the teachers and overall quality of education to be far superior at the more poorly rated school. Don't believe the hype.

- submitted by a parent
April 02, 2011
I am the parent of a kindergarten student and I cannot be more pleased with my son's development in such a warm and caring and challenging environment.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 21, 2010
Embassy Creek fosters a safe, welcoming environment for students to grow and learn. Students are not only given opportunities to excel in the classroom, but are encouraged to develop into kids of character who are able to display courage, compassion and cooperation. The teachers seem to be very good at balancing discipline and friendliness. Parent involvement is abundant, which helps to make extra programs available to students.

- submitted by a parent
August 18, 2010
My daughter finished kindergarten here and is starting now first grade. I could not be more satisfied, even if this was a private school. Looking forward to this next year. Amazing school, wonderful teachers and very good leadership and involvement of parents. I am very demanding when it comes to education, and I can say this school has exceeded my expectations.

- submitted by a parent
December 02, 2008
Incredible teachers, staff and PTA! Second to none!!!

- submitted by a parent
October 14, 2008
My daughter just started kindergarten and my 2 year old will start here as well. We live where we live because of this school. Great school, staff and environment!

- submitted by a parent
August 03, 2008
My daughter attended 3rd through 5th grade. She was in the Gifted program, and I felt like she received an outstanding education. Not only was the academic curriculum first rate, the music program was simply remarkable. Love the school.

- submitted by a parent
September 07, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
August 05, 2007
Our three daughters have completed their elementary education at Embassy Creek and our son is now in 2nd grade. The school has among the best test scores, music program, after school clubs, and parent participation in the district. We have been very happy with our school and moved to the area to take advantage of the local schools.

- submitted by a parent
June 29, 2006
I have been a teacher at ECE for 13 years.I now have the luxury of bringing my two children to school with me to recieve their education. I have always been proud to work at a school like ECE, however I am now able to experience it as a parent as well. The teachers I work with are amazing and now I am learning that first hand, as a parent, not just their co-worker. ECE is a special place for children to grow and learn. Sometimes our school feels more like a family than a workplace. Our children,parents,teachers, staff, PTA & administration ALL contribute in making ECE the unbelievable school it is! Way to go ECE! Keep up the great work!

- submitted by a parent
May 16, 2006
My daughter is just finishing up 1st grade. It was a very good year. My child was having some difficulty in reading. She was put in an extra reading group that made a tremendous improvement in her reading. I was quite impressed with her teacher, Miss Snider. She did a great job.

- submitted by a parent
April 12, 2006
Wonderful school, staff, and environment. Positive, supportive for students and parents.

- submitted by a teacher
February 19, 2006
Wonderful Teachers and Principal. My daughter has been very happy there. They have a great Chorus and Music Teacher!

- submitted by a parent
November 13, 2005
The test scores are really high. Parents obviously care about their children's education.

- submitted by a parent
October 15, 2005
This is a fantastic elementary school where parents and teachers unite for quality education. This school is an A rated school every year. You won't be sorry sending your children to Embassy Creek Elementary.

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April 26, 2005
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April 12, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
April 01, 2005
We love this school, facilities, teachers and administrators are outstanding. However, it is hard to believe that a South Florida school doesn't have the capability (lack of Spanish speaking teachers) to allow each and every child, from Kindergarten up, that would like to to atend Spanish club and learn spanish, the opportunity to do so. Currently Spanish Club is limited to 50 students. Spanish Club and Classes in South Fllorida should be available to all students.

- submitted by a parent
December 27, 2004
Great principal, really good teachers, phenominal parent involvement-- the GIFTED program is extremely strong. our child graduated from the school with a greater love for lerning than when she started and fully ready for the challenges of middle school. The school is over-crowded and parents are, and should, fight for more music, more art, more specials. However, academically, the school is second to none. Also, solid after-school care.

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August 27, 2004
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June 15, 2004
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February 03, 2004
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Embassy Creek Elementary School
10905 Southeast Lake Boulevard, Hollywood, FL  33026
(754) 323-5550
Last modified Embassy Creek Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Embassy Creek Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 30 reviews. Top