George Washington Carver Middle School

  • George Washington Carver Middle School serves 1,012 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • George Washington Carver Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

George Washington Carver Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • George Washington Carver Middle School's student population of 1,012 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,012 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Washington Carver Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Washington Carver Middle School is 0.48, 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 School Rank (16-17)#17 out of 3650 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
67%
33%
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Black
3%
22%
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White
27%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

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