Norwood Elementary School

Norwood Elementary School serves 484 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than 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%.
Norwood Elementary School operates within the Dade School District.

Overview

The student population of 484 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 484 students
Norwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Norwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Norwood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 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 10:1 15:1
Norwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Norwood Elementary School Asian (1988-2006)
Hispanic
9%
28%
Norwood Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
89%
23%
Norwood Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
43%
Norwood Elementary School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Norwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Norwood 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.
0.20 0.69
Norwood 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.
75%
49%
Norwood 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.
10%
8%
Norwood 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 (1988-2011)
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 Miami Norland Senior High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Norland Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkway Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Miami Norland Middle School
    Magnet School
    1235 Nw 192nd Terrace
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)653-1210
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Miami Miami Norland Senior High School
    Magnet School
    1050 Nw 195th St
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)653-1416
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  1412  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Miami Parkway Elementary School
    1320 Nw 188th St
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)653-0066
    0.6  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Norland Elementary School
    19340 Nw 8th Court
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)652-6074
    0.7  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Opa Locka Crestview Elementary School
    2201 Nw 187th St
    Opa Locka , FL , 33056
    (305)624-1495
    1  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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