15851 Sw 112th St
Miami, FL 33196
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School serves 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School's student population of 614 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1165 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
91%
35%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
5%
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
55%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School's ranking?

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

What schools are Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School often compared to?

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Christina M. Eve Elementary School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).

How many students attend Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School?

614 students attend Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

91% of Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School?

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.

What grades does Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School offer ?

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School part of?

Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School is part of Miami-Dade School District.

School Reviews

5   4/14/2014
this school was amazing lots of fun stuff, cool teachers u should go to this awesome school
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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 614 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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