Sylvania Heights Elementary School

Sylvania Heights Elementary School serves 545 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Sylvania Heights Elementary School operates within the Dade School District.

Overview

The student population of 545 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 545 students
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sylvania Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
92%
28%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
23%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
7%
42%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sylvania Heights Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.15 0.45
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
65%
51%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 370,279 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,220 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,558 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
551
22
Number of Students Managed 370,279 9,797
Dade School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Miami Children's Hospital (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miami Children's Hospital (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairlawn Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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    (305)262-8300
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