Miami Lakes Educational Center

5780 Nw 158th St

Hialeah, FL 33014-6720

Tel: (305)557-1100
Grades 9-12
1,467 students
Miami Lakes Educational Center serves 1,467 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Miami Lakes Educational Center 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 1467 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,467 students
Miami Lakes Educational Center Total Students (2001-2014)
Gender % Miami Lakes Educational Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Miami Lakes Educational Center Total Teachers (2001-2014)
Students by Grade Miami Lakes Educational Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 23:1 16:1
Miami Lakes Educational Center Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Miami Lakes Educational Center Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
68%
30%
Miami Lakes Educational Center Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
27%
23%
Miami Lakes Educational Center Black Students (2001-2014)
White
3%
41%
Miami Lakes Educational Center White Students (2001-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Lakes Educational Center 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.
0.47 0.46
Miami Lakes Educational Center Diversity Score (2001-2014)
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.
60%
52%
Miami Lakes Educational Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
14%
6%
Miami Lakes Educational Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

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 Miami Lakes Educational Center-adult High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miami Lakes Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highly Inquisitive & Versatile (hive) Preparatory (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HialeahMiami Lakes Educational Center-adult High School
    Vocational School
    Grades: 9-125780 Nw 158th St
    HialeahFL 33014
    (305)557-1100
    09-12n/a
  • HialeahMiami Lakes Middle School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 961 students6425 Miami Lakeway North
    HialeahFL 33014
    (305)557-3900
    0.76-8961
  • HialeahHighly Inquisitive & Versatile (hive) Preparatory
    Charter School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 451 students5855 Nw 171st St
    HialeahFL 33015
    (305)231-4888
    0.8KG-5451
  • HialeahMiami Lakes K-8 Center
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 1411 students14250 Nw 67th Ave
    HialeahFL 33014
    (305)822-7757
    1.3PK-81411
  • Opa LockaJan Mann Opportunity School
    Alternative School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 72 students16101 Nw 44th Ct
    Opa LockaFL 33054
    (305)625-0855
    1.45-1272

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