Charles R Drew K-8 Center

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1775 Nw 60th St
Miami, FL 33142
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Charles R Drew K-8 Center serves 579 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 36% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Charles R Drew K-8 Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.

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

School Overview

Charles R Drew K-8 Center's student population of 579 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Charles R Drew 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 Charles R Drew K-8 Center is 0.13, 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
#2408 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
6%
33%
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Black
93%
22%
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White
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38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Charles R Drew K-8 Center is D.a. Dorsey Technical College (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alternative Outreach Program (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Agenoria S Paschal/olinda Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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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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