Miami Northwestern Senior High School

1100 Nw 71st St,

Miami, FL, 33150-3894

Tel: (305)836-0991
Grades: 9-12

1,643 students

Miami Northwestern Senior High School serves 1,643 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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 Northwestern 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 1643 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,643 students
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 103 teachers
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Miami Northwestern Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 16:1 15:1
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Asian (1996-1999)
Hispanic
7%
28%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
91%
23%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
43%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School White (1992-2001)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Northwestern Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Miami Northwestern 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.
0.17 0.69
Miami Northwestern 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.
77%
49%
Miami Northwestern 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.
4%
8%
Miami Northwestern 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 Miami Edison Senior High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Miami Edison Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martin Luther King Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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