Booker T. Washington Senior High School

Booker T. Washington Senior High School serves 947 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Booker T. Washington 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 947 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 947 students
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Total Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Booker T. Washington Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 12:1 15:1
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
Hispanic
46%
28%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
53%
23%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
1%
42%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School White Students (2000-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Booker T. Washington 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.
0.51 0.45
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
89%
51%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
2%
7%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

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 Women's Detention Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Women's Detention Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frederick R. Douglass Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • MiamiFrederick R. Douglass Elementary School
    314 Nw 12th St
    MiamiFL 33136
    (305)371-4687
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 359 students                      
  • MiamiWomen's Detention Center
    Alternative School
    1401 Nw 7th Ave
    MiamiFL 33136
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | n/a students                      
  • MiamiTheodore R. And Thelma A. Gibson Charter School
    Charter School
    1698 And 1682 Nw 4th Ave
    MiamiFL 33136
    (305)438-0895
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 264 students                      
  • MiamiJackson Sipp/child Crisis
    Alternative School
    1695 Nw 9th Ave
    MiamiFL 33136
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-11 | 13 students                      
  • MiamiDowntown Miami Charter School
    Charter School
    305 Nw 3rd Ave
    MiamiFL 33128
    (305)579-2112
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 656 students                      

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