Caribbean K-8 Center

  • Caribbean K-8 Center serves 840 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Caribbean K-8 Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Caribbean K-8 Center's student population of 840 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students840 students
This chart display total students of Caribbean K-8 Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Caribbean K-8 Center
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caribbean K-8 Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Caribbean K-8 Center is 0.54, 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 Testing Rank#2963 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Caribbean K-8 Center, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Caribbean K-8 Center 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Caribbean K-8 Center 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Caribbean K-8 Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
53%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Caribbean K-8 Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
43%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Caribbean K-8 Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Caribbean K-8 Center and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Caribbean K-8 Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.540.70
This chart display the diversity score of Caribbean K-8 Center and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Caribbean K-8 Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Caribbean K-8 Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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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