Coral Way K-8 Center

1950 Sw 13th Ave,

Miami, FL, 33145-2902

Tel: (305)854-0515
Grades: PK-8

1,580 students

Coral Way K-8 Center serves 1,580 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Coral Way K-8 Center operates within the Dade School District.

Overview

The student population of 1580 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,580 students
Coral Way K-8 Center Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 103 teachers
Coral Way K-8 Center Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Coral Way K-8 Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 15:1 15:1
Coral Way K-8 Center Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Coral Way K-8 Center Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
89%
28%
Coral Way K-8 Center Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
23%
Coral Way K-8 Center Black (1988-2012)
White
8%
43%
Coral Way K-8 Center White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Coral Way K-8 Center Sch Ethnicity Coral Way K-8 Center Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.20 0.69
Coral Way K-8 Center Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
63%
49%
Coral Way K-8 Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
8%
Coral Way K-8 Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 365,628 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
507
20
Number of Students Managed 365,628 9,762
Dade School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
Dade School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
Dade School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
Dade School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
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 Little Havana Institute High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Shenandoah Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shenandoah Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Miami Shenandoah Middle School
    Magnet School
    1950 Sw 19th St
    Miami , FL , 33145
    (305)856-8282
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  1185  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Miami Shenandoah Elementary School
    1023 Sw 21st Ave
    Miami , FL , 33135
    (305)643-4433
    1  mi  |  1040  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Alpha Charter Of Excellence
    Charter School
    1217 Sw Fourth St
    Miami , FL , 33135
    (305)642-3484
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Miami Little Havana Institute High School
    Alternative School
    300 Sw 12 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33130
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Miami Riverside Elementary Community School
    1190 Sw 2nd St
    Miami , FL , 33130
    (305)547-1520
    1.2  mi  |  943  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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