Sylvania Heights Elementary School

Sylvania Heights Elementary School serves 529 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Sylvania Heights Elementary School operates within the Dade School District.

School Overview

The student population of 529 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 529 students
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sylvania Heights Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sylvania Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 15:1 16:1
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
93%
30%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
1%
23%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
6%
41%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Sylvania Heights Elementary 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.
0.13 0.46
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
65%
52%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 356,554 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,956 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,610 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
542
22
Number of Students Managed 356,554 10,137
Dade School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,443 MM $132 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $3,669 MM $140 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,956 $11,888
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,610 $12,571
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Charter High School Of The Americas (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miami Children's Hospital (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairlawn Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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    (305)261-8880
    0.7PK-5674
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    MiamiFL 33130
    (305)325-1001
    19-1290
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    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 477 students6801 Sw 24th St
    MiamiFL 33155
    (305)262-8300
    1PK-5477
  • MiamiMiami Children's Hospital
    Alternative School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 8 students3100 Sw 62nd Ave
    MiamiFL 33155
    (305)636-6147
    1KG-128
  • MiamiHenry M. Flagler Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 798 students5222 Nw 1st St
    MiamiFL 33126
    (305)443-2529
    1.3PK-5798

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