Charles R Drew K-8 Center

1775 Nw 60th St
Miami, FL 33142
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Charles R Drew K-8 Center serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Charles R Drew 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Charles R Drew K-8 Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Charles R Drew K-8 Center's student population of 451 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Charles R Drew K-8 Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Charles R Drew K-8 Center is 0.17, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3347 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
8%
36%
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Black
91%
21%
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White
1%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Charles R Drew K-8 Center's ranking?
Charles R Drew K-8 Center is ranked #3347 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 25% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Charles R Drew K-8 Center?
451 students attend Charles R Drew K-8 Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Charles R Drew K-8 Center students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Charles R Drew K-8 Center?
Charles R Drew K-8 Center has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Charles R Drew K-8 Center offer ?
Charles R Drew K-8 Center offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Charles R Drew K-8 Center part of?
Charles R Drew K-8 Center is part of Miami-Dade School District.

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School Reviews

5   8/6/2019
I graduated from this school and I love this school .. Every time I walk in The school it bring back old memories.. I used to have .. Its very clean and have security's everywhere in the building to keep the children even the staff safe . The teachers are very well respected when you ask them question .. the children are respectful and happy .... the staff are nice ...I am glad to say I am a true RAM .......
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Jasmine Bellamy

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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