Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center

Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center serves 1,265 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center operates within the Dade School District.

Overview

The student population of 1265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,265 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
55%
28%
Black
3%
23%
White
41%
42%
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.
0.53 0.45
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.
34%
51%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 370,279 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
551
22
Number of Students Managed 370,279 9,797
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mater Brickell Preparatory Academy High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Miami Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mater Academy Miami Beach (1 miles away)
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