Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School

  • Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School serves 260 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 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 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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 260 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students260 students
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank
25%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
72%
32%
Black
11%
23%
White
16%
39%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Biotech@richmond Heights 9-12 High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.450.46
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
48%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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