Westland Hialeah Senior High School

Westland Hialeah Senior High School serves 1,949 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Westland Hialeah Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1949 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,949 students
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Westland Hialeah Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 15:1
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
95%
28%
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
1%
23%
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Black (2008-2012)
White
2%
43%
Westland Hialeah Senior High School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.90
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
70%
49%
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Westland Hialeah Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 365,628 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
507
20
Number of Students Managed 365,628 9,122
Dade School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM n/a
Dade School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,994 MM n/a
Dade School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $0
Dade School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $0
Dade School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Excelsior Charter High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Citrus Health Lou Panci (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citrus Health Lou Panci (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hialeah Excelsior Language Academy Of Hialeah
    Charter School
    600 West 20th St
    Hialeah , FL , 33010
    (305)883-8359
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Hialeah Excelsior Charter High School
    Charter School
    600 West 20th St
    Hialeah , FL , 33010
    (305)883-8359
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Miami Springs Miami Springs Senior High School
    Magnet School
    751 Dove Ave
    Miami Springs , FL , 33166
    (305)885-3585
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  1916  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Miami Springs Miami Springs Senior High Adult
    Alternative School
    751 Dove Ave
    Miami Springs , FL , 33166
    (305)885-3585
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Miami Citrus Health Lou Panci
    Alternative School
    106 West 9 St
    Miami , FL , 33010
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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Did You Know?
Hialeah, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.19, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Hialeah is Citrus Health Sipp/crisis. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.