2251 E Mowry Dr
Homestead, FL 33033
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Everglades Preparatory Academy's student population of 510 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Everglades Preparatory Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2494 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Btm 50%)

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