Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School

  • Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School serves 447 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School's student population of 447 students has grown by 71% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1542 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
74%
33%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
15%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.430.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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