Miami Beach Senior High School

Miami Beach Senior High School serves 2,473 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Miami Beach Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
Dade School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 2473 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,473 students
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Miami Beach Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 112 teachers
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Miami Beach Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 22:1 16:1
Miami Beach Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Miami Beach Senior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
66%
30%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
23%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
24%
41%
Miami Beach Senior High School White 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.
0.50 0.69
Miami Beach Senior High 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.
57%
52%
Miami Beach Senior High 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.
10%
6%
Miami Beach Senior High 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 district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 54% 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)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
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 Amikids Miami-dade North (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nautilus Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fienberg/fisher K-8 Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Miami BeachFienberg/fisher K-8 Center
    Grades: PK-8 | 839 students
    0.9 miles
    1420 Washington Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33139
    (305)531-0419
    0.9PK-8839
  • Miami BeachMiami Beach Adult & Community Ed Center

    0.9 miles
    1424 Drexel Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33139
    (305)531-0451
    0.9n/an/a
  • Miami BeachMater Academy At Mount SinaiCharter School
    Grades: KG-4 | 110 students
    1 miles
    4300 Alton Rd
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)604-1453
    1KG-4110
  • Miami BeachNorth Beach Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1051 students
    1 miles
    4100 Prairie Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)531-7666
    1PK-51051
  • Miami BeachNautilus Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1026 students
    1.2 miles
    4301 North Michigan Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)532-3481
    1.26-81026

School Reviews

The hospitality programis great! The teachers really know you and you usually you keep the same ones around from 3-4 years! Extracurricular activities are too many, you will always find things going on! By the way they are building a brand new school!!! Love it!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 11/04/07

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