Lorah Park Elementary School

Lorah Park Elementary School serves 436 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Lorah Park Elementary School operates within the Dade School District.

School Overview

The student population of 436 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 436 students
Lorah Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lorah Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Lorah Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lorah Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Lorah Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
18%
30%
Lorah Park Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
82%
23%
Lorah Park Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.69
Lorah Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
93%
52%
Lorah Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Lorah Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dade School District's student population of 356,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,956 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
542
23
Number of Students Managed 356,233 8,489
Dade School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,443 MM n/a
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $3,669 MM n/a
Dade School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,956 n/a
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,610 n/a
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Alternative Outreach Program (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alternative Outreach Program (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alternative Outreach Program (0.6 miles away)
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  • MiamiAlternative Outreach ProgramAlternative School
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    (305)636-6160
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    Grades: 6-8 | 750 students
    0.6 miles
    4899 Nw 24th Ave
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)633-1481
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    Grades: KG-12
    0.6 miles
    4899 Nw 24th Ave
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)633-1481
    0.6KG-12n/a
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    Grades: 6-12
    0.6 miles
    5120 Nw 24 Ave
    MiamiFL 33142
    (305)636-6160
    0.66-12n/a
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    0.6 miles
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    MiamiFL 33142
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