Miami Lakes Educational Center

5780 Nw 158th St

Hialeah, FL 33014-6720

Grades: 9-12

1,511 students

Miami Lakes Educational Center serves 1,511 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Miami Lakes Educational Center 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 1511 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,511 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is equal to 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
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
69%
28%
Black
27%
23%
White
3%
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.
0.45 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.
61%
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.
15%
7%

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
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 Miami Lakes Educational Center-adult High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miami Lakes Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Advanced Learning Charter School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HialeahMiami Lakes Educational Center-adult High School
    Vocational School
    5780 Nw 158th St
    HialeahFL 33014
    (305)557-1100
    Vocational School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • HialeahMiami Lakes Middle School
    Magnet School
    6425 Miami Lakeway North
    HialeahFL 33014
    (305)557-3900
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 859 students                      
  • HialeahAdvanced Learning Charter School
    Charter School
    5855 Nw 171st St
    HialeahFL 33015
    (305)231-4888
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 452 students                      
  • HialeahMiami Lakes K-8 Center
    14250 Nw 67th Ave
    HialeahFL 33014
    (305)822-7757
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 1393 students                      
  • Opa LockaJan Mann Opportunity School
    Alternative School
    16101 Nw 44th Ct
    Opa LockaFL 33054
    (305)625-0855
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 73 students                      

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