Miami Norland Senior High School

Miami Norland Senior High School serves 1,412 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 Norland 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 1412 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,412 students
Miami Norland Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Miami Norland Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Miami Norland 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 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Miami Norland Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Miami Norland Senior High School Asian (1988-2001)
Hispanic
3%
28%
Miami Norland Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
95%
23%
Miami Norland Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
43%
Miami Norland Senior High School White (1988-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Norland Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Miami Norland 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.
0.10 0.90
Miami Norland 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.
64%
49%
Miami Norland 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.
7%
8%
Miami Norland 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 9,122
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 n/a
Dade School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3,994 MM n/a
Dade School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $0
Dade School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $0
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 Robert Renick Education Center (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Norland Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norland Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Miami Norland Elementary School
    19340 Nw 8th Court
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)652-6074
    0.2  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Norland Middle School
    Magnet School
    1235 Nw 192nd Terrace
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)653-1210
    Magnet School
    0.3  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Miami Norwood Elementary School
    19810 Nw 14th Court
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)653-0068
    0.5  mi  |  484  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Parkway Elementary School
    1320 Nw 188th St
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)653-0066
    0.6  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Hibiscus Elementary School
    18701 Nw 1st Ave
    Miami , FL , 33169
    (305)652-3018
    1.1  mi  |  596  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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