Miami Central Senior High School

Miami Central Senior High School serves 1,825 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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%.
Miami Central 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 1825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 134 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,825 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 134 teachers
Students by Grade Miami Central Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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
Hispanic
20%
28%
Black
78%
23%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.35 0.45
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.
71%
49%
Miami Central 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.
4%
8%

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
23
Number of Students Managed 365,628 9,989
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is William H. Turner Technical Arts High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cope Center North (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cope Center North (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MiamiWilliam H. Turner Technical Arts High School
    Magnet School
    10151 Nw 19th Ave
    MiamiFL 33147
    (305)691-8324
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 1372 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MiamiWilliam H. Turner Technical Adult
    10151 Nw 19th Ave
    MiamiFL 33147
    (305)691-8324
    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • MiamiCope Center North
    Alternative School
    9950 Nw 19th Ave
    MiamiFL 33147
    (305)836-3300
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 142 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • MiamiMiami Park Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2225 Nw 103rd St
    MiamiFL 33147
    (305)691-6361
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 439 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MiamiVillage South (girls) High School
    Alternative School
    3050 Biscayne Blvd
    MiamiFL 33137
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 5 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Did You Know?
Miami, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Miami is Virginia A Boone-highland Oaks School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.