Caribbean K-8 Center

  • Caribbean K-8 Center serves 700 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 35% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Caribbean K-8 Center's student population of 700 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caribbean K-8 Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Caribbean K-8 Center is 0.51, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2861 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
56%
32%
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Black
42%
22%
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White
2%
39%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.510.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDADE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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