Summerville Advantage Academy

11575 Sw 243rd St

Homestead, FL 33032-7163

Tel: (305)253-2123
Grades 1-5
444 students
Summerville Advantage Academy serves 444 students in grades 1 - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Summerville Advantage Academy operates within the Dade School District.

School Overview

The student population of 444 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 54% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 444 students
Summerville Advantage Academy Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Summerville Advantage Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Summerville Advantage Academy Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Summerville Advantage Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 16:1
Summerville Advantage Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
81%
30%
Summerville Advantage Academy Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
12%
23%
Summerville Advantage Academy Black Students (2008-2014)
White
5%
41%
Summerville Advantage Academy White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Summerville Advantage Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.33 0.46
Summerville Advantage Academy Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
60%
52%
Summerville Advantage Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
14%
6%
Summerville Advantage Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

Dade School District's student population of 356,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,956 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,610 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
542
22
Number of Students Managed 356,233 10,137
Dade School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,443 MM $132 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $3,669 MM $140 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,956 $11,888
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,610 $12,571
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Somerset Academy Charter High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palm Glades Preparatory Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Advantage Academy Of Math And Science At Summervil (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HomesteadAdvantage Academy Of Math And Science At SummervilCharter School
    Grades: KG | 107 students
    0.1 miles
    11575 Sw 243rd St
    HomesteadFL 33032
    (305)253-2123
    0.1KG107
  • HomesteadGoulds Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 613 students
    0.7 miles
    23555 Sw 112th Ave
    HomesteadFL 33032
    (305)257-4400
    0.7PK-5613
  • HomesteadSomerset Academy (silver Palms)Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 631 students
    0.7 miles
    23255 Sw 115th Ave
    HomesteadFL 33032
    (305)257-3737
    0.7PK-8631
  • HomesteadSomerset Academy At Silver PalmsCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 644 students
    0.7 miles
    23255 Sw 115th Ave
    HomesteadFL 33032
    (305)257-3737
    0.7KG-5644
  • HomesteadSomerset Academy Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 349 students
    0.7 miles
    23255 Sw 115th Ave
    HomesteadFL 33032
    (305)257-3737
    0.79-12349

School Reviews

Regarding Summerville Advantage Academy: I highly recommend this school to anyone willing to invest in their child's education. It is a state of the art learning environment staffed by caring teachers and overseen by highly professional administrators. The curriculum is rigorous and deep. The events and activities are fun for all, times we will remember for years to come. We especially loved Halloween. This was our child's first school, and our hearts will always belong to Summerville. Thank you so very much. You guys are amazing! In kind, R.D.P.
- Posted by Parent, 09/30/14
I went to school here for all my grade school years and kindergarden. This was one of the best schools I have ever been to and I would deffonetly recommend this school for your children. This charter school is really GOOD! And that's all I have to say. There is nothing else the nurse and principals and teacher were all nice my 6 years at Summerville were the best. No bullies at all and this school has top security. Has two days out of the week with PE. And I really did love it I got strait A's they did not pressure me at all but did help me become a girl who absolutely love school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 06/03/14

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