Miami Beach Senior High School

Miami Beach Senior High School serves 2,484 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Miami Beach 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 2484 students has grown by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,484 students
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 112 teachers
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Miami Beach Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 22:1 15:1
Miami Beach Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Miami Beach Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
65%
28%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
10%
23%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
24%
42%
Miami Beach Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Beach Senior High 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.
0.51 0.45
Miami Beach Senior High 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.
58%
51%
Miami Beach Senior High 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.
9%
7%
Miami Beach Senior High 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's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% 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)
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
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 Dade Marine Institute-north (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nautilus Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fienberg/fisher K-8 Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Miami BeachMiami Beach Adult & Community Ed Center
    1424 Drexel Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33139
    (305)531-0451
    0.9 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Miami BeachFienberg/fisher K-8 Center
    1420 Washington Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33139
    (305)531-0419
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 863 students                      
  • Miami BeachNorth Beach Elementary School
    4100 Prairie Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)531-7666
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 1024 students                      
  • Miami BeachMater Academy At Mount Sinai
    Charter School
    4300 Alton Rd
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)604-1453
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 40 students                      
  • Miami BeachNautilus Middle School
    4301 North Michigan Ave
    Miami BeachFL 33140
    (305)532-3481
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1097 students                      

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