Miami-Dade School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 528 public schools serving 333,955 students in Miami-Dade School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Miami-Dade School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Florida public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Miami-Dade School District are Doral Academy Of Technology, Archimedean Middle Conservatory and Somerset Academy Elementary School South Miami Campus. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Miami-Dade School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Miami-Dade School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Miami-Dade School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
526 Schools
4,227 Schools
# Students
333,955 Students
2,780,879 Students
# Teachers
16,750 Teachers
159,765 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Miami-Dade School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#23 out of 73 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Miami-Dade  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Miami-Dade  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Miami-Dade  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Miami-Dade  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.44
0.70
# American Indian Students
136 Students
7,455 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3,726 Students
78,578 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
242,437 Students
972,305 Students
% Hispanic Students
73%
35%
# Black Students
64,216 Students
597,476 Students
% Black Students
19%
22%
# White Students
21,324 Students
1,012,885 Students
% White Students
6%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
106 Students
4,724 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,010 Students
107,216 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
8,149
49,807
# Students in K Grade:
20,302
185,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
22,825
199,777
# Students in 2nd Grade:
23,452
201,264
# Students in 3rd Grade:
24,525
205,847
# Students in 4th Grade:
25,627
214,317
# Students in 5th Grade:
24,860
207,383
# Students in 6th Grade:
26,164
215,808
# Students in 7th Grade:
26,876
222,751
# Students in 8th Grade:
26,402
220,002
# Students in 9th Grade:
26,918
227,502
# Students in 10th Grade:
26,214
218,869
# Students in 11th Grade:
25,452
208,803
# Students in 12th Grade:
26,189
203,056
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,424 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,996. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,485 is less than the state median of $12,834. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$3,818 MM
$143 MM
This chart display total revenue of Miami-Dade  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$3,839 MM
$153 MM
This chart display total spending of Miami-Dade  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,424
$11,996
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Miami-Dade  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,485
$12,834
This chart display average spending per public school student in Miami-Dade  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Miami-Dade School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Doral Academy Of Technology
Charter School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2601 Nw 112th Ave
Miami, FL 33172
(305) 591-0020
Grades: 6-8
| 293 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Archimedean Middle Conservatory
Charter School
Math: 98% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
12425 Sw 72nd St
Miami, FL 33183
(305) 279-6572
Grades: 6-8
| 328 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Somerset Academy Elementary School South Miami Campus
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5876 Sw 68th St
Miami, FL 33143
(305) 740-0509
Grades: K-5
| 487 students
Rank: #44.
Terra Environmental Research Institute
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11005 Sw 84th St
Miami, FL 33173
(305) 412-5800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,737 students
Rank: #55.
Henry S. West Laboratory School
Magnet School
Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5300 Carillo St
Miami, FL 33146
(305) 661-7661
Grades: K-8
| 398 students
Rank: #6 - 96. - 9.
George Washington Carver Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 94% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
4901 Lincoln Dr
Miami, FL 33133
(305) 444-7388
Grades: 6-8
| 1,020 students
Rank: #6 - 96. - 9.
Somerset Academy Bay Middle School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9500 Sw 97th Ave
Miami, FL 33176
(305) 274-0682
Grades: 6-8
| 231 students
Rank: #6 - 96. - 9.
Somerset Academy Charter Middle School South Miami Campus
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5876 Sw 68th St
Miami, FL 33143
(305) 740-0509
Grades: 6-8
| 158 students
Rank: #6 - 96. - 9.
Sunset Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 95% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
5120 Sw 72nd St
Miami, FL 33143
(305) 661-8527
Grades: PK-5
| 1,191 students
Rank: #1010.
Design & Architecture Senior High School
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4001 Ne 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33137
(305) 573-7135
Grades: 9-12
| 504 students
Rank: #1111.
True North Classical Academy
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9393 Sw 72nd St
Miami, FL 33173
(305) 749-5725
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
Rank: #1212.
I Preparatory Academy
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1500 Biscayne Blvd Ste 129
Miami, FL 33132
(305) 995-1928
Grades: PK-12
| 899 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Mast Academy
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3979 Rickenbacker Cswy
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
(305) 365-6278
Grades: 6-12
| 1,562 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Medical Academy For Science And Technology (M.a.s.t.) @ Home
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1220 Nw 1st Ave
Homestead, FL 33030
(305) 257-4500
Grades: 9-12
| 794 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Doral Performing Arts & Entertainment Academy
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11100 Nw 27th St
Miami, FL 33172
(305) 597-9950
Grades: 9-12
| 426 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Downtown Doral Charter Upper School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7905 Nw 53rd St
Miami, FL 33166
(305) 513-3013
Grades: 6-12
| 1,098 students
Rank: #1717.
Herbert A. Ammons Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17990 Sw 142nd Ave
Miami, FL 33177
(305) 971-0158
Grades: 6-8
| 1,042 students
Rank: #1818.
Pinecrest Academy (North Campus)
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10207 W Flagler St
Miami, FL 33174
(305) 553-9762
Grades: K-8
| 426 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Jose Marti Mast 6-12 Academy
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5701 W 24th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33016
(305) 557-5931
Grades: 6-12
| 959 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Mast@fiu
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3000 Ne 151 St
Miami, FL 33181
(305) 919-4450
Grades: 9-12
| 443 students
Rank: #2121.
Doral Academy Charter Middle School
Charter School
Math: 93% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2601 Nw 112th Ave
Miami, FL 33172
(305) 591-0020
Grades: 6-8
| 1,418 students
Rank: #2222.
International Studies Charter Middle School
Charter School
Math: 93% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2480 Sw 8th St
Miami, FL 33135
(305) 643-2955
Grades: 6-8
| 323 students
Rank: #2323.
Ada Merritt K-8 Center
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
660 Sw 3rd St
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 326-0791
Grades: PK-8
| 760 students
Rank: #2424.
Doral Academy
Charter School
Math: 91% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2450 Nw 97th Ave
Miami, FL 33172
(305) 597-9999
Grades: K-5
| 1,067 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
International Studies Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2480 Sw 8th St
Miami, FL 33135
(305) 643-2955
Grades: 9-12
| 405 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Mater Academy At Mount Sinai
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4300 Alton Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33140
(305) 604-1453
Grades: K-5
| 160 students
Rank: #2727.
Archimedean Academy
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12425 Sw 72nd St
Miami, FL 33183
(305) 279-6572
Grades: K-5
| 646 students
Rank: #2828.
Air Base K-8 Center For International Education
Magnet School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12829 Sw 272nd St
Homestead, FL 33032
(305) 258-3676
Grades: PK-8
| 1,112 students
Rank: #2929.
Just Arts And Management Charter Middle School
Charter School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2450 Nw 97th Ave
Miami, FL 33172
(305) 597-9999
Grades: 6-8
| 265 students
Rank: #3030.
Somerset Academy Bay
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9500 Sw 97th Ave
Miami, FL 33176
(305) 274-0682
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #3131.
Coconut Grove Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3351 Matilda St
Miami, FL 33133
(305) 445-7876
Grades: PK-5
| 524 students
Rank: #3232.
Aventura City Of Excellence School
Charter School
Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3333 Ne 188th St
Miami, FL 33180
(305) 466-1499
Grades: K-8
| 1,034 students
Rank: #3333.
Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 88% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8390 Nw 53rd St
Miami, FL 33166
(305) 569-2223
Grades: K-5
| 1,088 students
Rank: #3434.
Ethel Koger Beckham K-8 Center
Math: 88% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4702 Sw 143rd Ct
Miami, FL 33175
(305) 222-8161
Grades: PK-8
| 839 students
Rank: #3535.
Renaissance Elementary Charter School
Charter School
Math: 87% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10651 Nw 19th St
Miami, FL 33172
(305) 591-2225
Grades: K-5
| 915 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Dade
  • 1450 NE 2ND AVE # 912, MIAMI, FL, 33132-1308
  • (305) 995-1000
  • dadeschools.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 333,955 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44

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