Charles R Drew K-8 Center

  • Charles R Drew K-8 Center serves 469 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Charles R Drew K-8 Center's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles R Drew K-8 Center's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles R Drew K-8 Center is 0.10, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2656 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Charles R Drew 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Charles R Drew 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
32%
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Black
95%
22%
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White
n/a
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charles R Drew K-8 Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.100.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charles R Drew 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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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 .......
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