Miami Northwestern Senior High School

Miami Northwestern Senior High School serves 1,638 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 58%.
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 1638 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,638 students
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Miami Northwestern Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 16:1 15:1
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
7%
28%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
93%
23%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Northwestern 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.
0.13 0.45
Miami Northwestern 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.
81%
51%
Miami Northwestern 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.
3%
7%
Miami Northwestern 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MiamiMartin Luther King Elementary School
    7124 Nw 12th Ave
    MiamiFL 33150
    (305)836-0928
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-2 | n/a students                      
  • MiamiHolmes Elementary School
    1175 Nw 67th St
    MiamiFL 33150
    (305)836-3421
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 592 students                      
  • MiamiThena Crowder Early Childhood Diagnostic Special E Elementary School
    Special Education School
    757 Nw 66th St
    MiamiFL 33150
    (305)836-0012
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 48 students                      
  • MiamiD.a. Dorsey Educational Center
    Alternative School
    7100 Nw 17th Ave
    MiamiFL 33147
    (305)693-2490
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • MiamiArcola Lake Elementary School
    1037 Nw 81st St
    MiamiFL 33150
    (305)836-2820
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 523 students                      

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