Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center

  • Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center serves 77 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dorothy M. Wallace Cope 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.

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Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center's student population of 77 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students77 students
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center is 0.50, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank
50%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
Hispanic
52%
32%
Black
48%
23%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dorothy M. Wallace Cope Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.500.46
Graduation Rate≤20%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
48%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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