Booker T. Washington Senior High School

1200 Nw 6th Ave,

Miami, FL, 33136-2409

Tel: (305)324-8900
Grades: 9-12

967 students

Booker T. Washington Senior High School serves 967 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 57%.
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 967 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 967 students
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Booker T. Washington Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 12:1 15:1
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Asian (2010-2012)
Hispanic
47%
28%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
50%
23%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Black (2000-2012)
White
1%
43%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Booker T. Washington Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Booker T. Washington 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.
0.53 0.69
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
87%
49%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
2%
8%
Booker T. Washington Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Miami Frederick R. Douglass Elementary School
    314 Nw 12th St
    Miami , FL , 33136
    (305)371-4687
    0.3  mi  |  345  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Miami Women's Detention Center
    Alternative School
    1401 Nw 7 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33136
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  2  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Miami Theodore R. And Thelma A. Gibson Charter School
    Charter School
    1682 Nw 4th Ave
    Miami , FL , 33136
    (305)438-0895
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  284  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Miami Jackson Sipp/child Crisis
    Alternative School
    1695 Nw 9 Ave
    Miami , FL , 33136
    (305)636-6147
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Miami Downtown Miami Charter School
    Charter School
    305 Nw 3rd Ave
    Miami , FL , 33128
    (305)579-2112
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  651  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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