Southwest Miami Senior High School

Southwest Miami Senior High School serves 3,107 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Southwest 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 3107 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,107 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 137 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 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 23:1 15:1
Hispanic
93%
28%
Black
1%
23%
White
6%
42%
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.
0.13 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.
64%
51%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 370,279 students has grown by 7% 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
551
22
Number of Students Managed 370,279 9,797
Graduation Rate 62% 70%
District Total Revenue $3,531 MM $138 MM
District Spending $3,994 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,220 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,558 $15,882
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 Riviera Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glades Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Lakes Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MiamiSouthwest Miami Adult & Community Education Center
    8855 Sw 50th Ter
    MiamiFL 33165
    (305)274-0181
    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • MiamiBlue Lakes Elementary School
    9250 Sw 52nd Ter
    MiamiFL 33165
    (305)271-7411
    0.4 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MiamiPrek Intervention Elementary School
    Special Education School
    5555 Sw 93rd Ave
    MiamiFL 33165
    (305)271-5701
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 322 students | Gr. PK                      
  • MiamiGlades Middle School
    9451 Sw 64th St
    MiamiFL 33173
    (305)271-3342
    1.1 mi | 1181 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MiamiOlympia Heights Elementary School
    9797 Sw 40th St
    MiamiFL 33165
    (305)221-3821
    1.2 mi | 514 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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