Miami Beach Senior High School

2231 Prairie Ave,

Miami Beach, FL, 33139-1517

Tel: (305)532-4515
Grades: 9-12

2,425 students

Miami Beach Senior High School serves 2,425 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
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 2425 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,425 students
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 108 teachers
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Miami Beach Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 22:1 15:1
Miami Beach Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Miami Beach Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
64%
28%
Miami Beach Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
23%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
23%
43%
Miami Beach Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Beach Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Miami Beach 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.
0.53 0.69
Miami Beach 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%
Miami Beach 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.
10%
8%
Miami Beach 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
Dade School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
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 Somerset Academy Charter High School Miramar Campu (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Nautilus Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Beach Elementary School (1 miles away)
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    (305)531-0419
    0.9  mi  |  882  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    4100 Prairie Ave
    Miami Beach , FL , 33140
    (305)531-7666
    1  mi  |  1003  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
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    (305)604-1453
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    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Miami Beach Nautilus Middle School
    4301 Michigan Ave
    Miami Beach , FL , 33140
    (305)532-3481
    1.2  mi  |  1150  students  |  Gr.  6-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 04, 2007 - The hospitality programis great! The teachers really know you and you usually you keep the same ones around from 3-4 years! Extracurricular activities are too many, you will always find things going on! By the way they are building a brand new school!!! Love it! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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