Miami Senior High School

Miami Senior High School serves 2,744 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Miami 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 2744 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 131 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,744 students
Miami Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 131 teachers
Miami Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Miami Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 21:1 15:1
Miami Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Miami Senior High School Asian (1989-2011)
Hispanic
93%
28%
Miami Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
23%
Miami Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
2%
43%
Miami Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Miami Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Miami 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.
0.13 0.69
Miami 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.
79%
49%
Miami 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.
6%
8%
Miami 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 0% has decreased from 54% 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 (1987-2012)
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 International Studies Preparatory Academy (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is International Studies Charter Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citrus Grove Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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