Everglades Preparatory Academy

Everglades Preparatory Academy serves 510 students in grades 6-8.
Everglades Preparatory Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Everglades Preparatory Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Everglades Preparatory Academy's student population of 510 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Everglades Preparatory Academy 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 Everglades Preparatory Academy is 0.37, 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
#2837 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
78%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
9%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.370.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
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 Everglades Preparatory Academy is Center For International Education A Cambridge Associate School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Campbell Drive K-8 Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Homestead Center For International Education A Cambridge Associate School Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 284 students
    0.5 miles
    900 Ne 23rd Ave
    Homestead, FL 33033
    (305) 248-7911
    0.5 9-12 284
  • Homestead Campbell Drive K-8 Center Math: 47% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,000 student
    0.8 miles
    15790 Sw 307th St
    Homestead, FL 33033
    (305) 245-0270
    0.8 PK-8 1,000
  • Homestead Chambers High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 491 students
    1.2 miles
    698 N Homestead Blvd
    Homestead, FL 33030
    (305) 909-6307
    1.2 9-12 491
  • Homestead Gateway Environmental K-8 Learning Center Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,836 student
    1.6 miles
    955 Se 18th Ave
    Homestead, FL 33035
    (305) 257-6000
    1.6 PK-8 1,836
  • Homestead Keys Gate Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 921 students
    1.6 miles
    2325 Se 28th Ave
    Homestead, FL 33035
    (786) 272-9600
    1.6 9-12 921

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