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.
The 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 21% 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 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.46. 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 (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Miami Beach Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
66%
30%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
9%
23%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
24%
41%
Miami Beach Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Beach Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.46
Miami Beach Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 356,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,956 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,610 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
542
22
Number of Students Managed 356,233 10,137
Dade School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $3,443 MM $132 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $3,669 MM $140 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,956 $11,888
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,610 $12,571
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
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 839 students1420 Washington Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33139
    (305)531-0419
    0.9PK-8839
  • Miami BeachMiami Beach Adult & Community Ed Center
    0.9 miles1424 Drexel Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33139
    (305)531-0451
    0.9n/a
  • Miami BeachMater Academy At Mount Sinai
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 110 students4300 Alton Rd
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)604-1453
    1KG-4110
  • Miami BeachNorth Beach Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 1051 students4100 Prairie Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)531-7666
    1PK-51051
  • Miami BeachNautilus Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1026 students4301 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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