American Senior High School

American Senior High School serves 2,008 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
American Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 2008 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 2,008 students
American Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
American Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade American Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 20:1 15:1
American Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
American Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
65%
28%
American Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
28%
23%
American Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
4%
43%
American Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups American Senior High School Sch Ethnicity American Senior High 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.
0.50 0.69
American Senior High 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.
61%
49%
American Senior High 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.
12%
8%
American Senior High 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.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
507
20
Number of Students Managed 365,628 9,762
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Miami Lakes Educational Center (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Country Club Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joella Good Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hialeah American Senior High Adult Education
    18350 Nw 67th Ave
    Hialeah , FL , 33015
    (305)557-3770
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Hialeah Joella Good Elementary School
    Magnet School
    6350 Nw 188th Terrace
    Hialeah , FL , 33015
    (305)625-2008
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  969  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Advanced Learning Charter School
    Charter School
    5855 Nw 171 St
    Miami , FL , 33015
    (305)231-4888
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  442  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Miami Lakes Country Club Middle School
    18305 Nw 75th Place
    Miami Lakes , FL , 33015
    (305)820-8800
    1  mi  |  1374  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Miramar Somerset Neighborhood School
    Charter School
    9300 Pembroke Rd
    Miramar , FL , 33025
    (954)435-1570
    Charter School
    1.4  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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