Lorah Park Elementary School

Lorah Park Elementary School serves 441 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Lorah Park Elementary School operates within the Dade School District.

Overview

The student population of 441 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 441 students
Lorah Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Lorah Park Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lorah Park Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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
Lorah Park Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Lorah Park Elementary School Asian (1988-2006)
Hispanic
15%
28%
Lorah Park Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
83%
23%
Lorah Park Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
43%
Lorah Park Elementary School White (1988-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Lorah Park Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lorah Park Elementary School 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.
0.29 0.69
Lorah Park Elementary School 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.
92%
49%
Lorah Park Elementary School 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.
3%
8%
Lorah Park Elementary School 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 Alternative Outreach Program (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alternative Outreach Program (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Secondary Student Success Center-804 (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Miami Alternative Outreach Program
    Alternative School
    5120 Nw 24 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)636-6160
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Miami Teenage Parent Program Elementary School
    5120 Nw 24 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)995-7356
    0.6  mi  |  317  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Miami Brownsville Middle School
    Magnet School
    4899 Nw 24th Ave
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)633-1481
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  676  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Miami District Summer Center J
    4899 Nw 24 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33142
    (305)633-1481
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Miami Secondary Student Success Center-804
    Alternative School
    6300 Nw 27th Ave
    Miami , FL , 33147
    (305)691-7771
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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